What Happened on January 11, 1893

Historical Events

World Record

Jaap Eden skates world record 1500m (2:35)

Famous Deaths

Benjamin ButlerBenjamin Butler (1818-1893)

American Major General (Union Army), Governor of Massachusetts (1883-84) and US presidential candidate (Greenback anti-monopoly ticket), dies of a bronchial infection at 74

1893 Highlights

About January 11, 1893

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn