On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1893

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Opera "Hansel und Gretel" by Engelbert Humperdinck and his sister Adelheid Wette premieres in Weimar, conducted by Richard Strauss

Composer and Conductor Richard Strauss
Composer and Conductor
Richard Strauss

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann O'Neal [Patsy Ann Epperson], American actress (Professional Father), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1971)
1893 Highlights

About December 23, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn