On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Guthrie McClintic, Broadway producer/dir (Winterset), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Wright Patman, American politician (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Jacques Challet-Venel, member of the Swiss Federal Council (b. 1811)
1893 Highlights

About August 6, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo