On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1893

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Giacomo Puccini's Opera "Manon Lescaut" premieres in Turin

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Giacomo Puccini

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Edison completes worlds 1st movie studio at West Orange, New Jersey

Inventor Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

Famous Deaths

  • George Henry Sanderson, Mayor of San Francisco (b. 1824)