On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1891

Historical Events

  • Cotton pickers organize union & stage strike in Texas
  • John Stephens Durham named US minister to Haiti

Famous Birthdays

  • Bessie [Annie Elizabeth] Delany, American dentist and civil rights pioneer, born in Raleigh, North Carolina (d. 1995)
1891 Highlights

About September 3, 1891

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 130 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo