On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1893

Historical Events

  • Russia ratifies Double Alliance with France

Famous Birthdays

  • Erwin Piscator, German stage director (Der Stellvertreter)

Famous Deaths

  • Levinus T Keuchenius, Dutch min of Colonies (1888-90), dies at 71
1893 Highlights

About December 17, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius