On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Dragisa Cvetkovic, Serbian premiere of Yugoslavia (1939-4.)
  • Ivor Novello [David Ivor Davies], Welsh composer, writer and actor (Keep the Home Fires Burning, The Truth Game), born in Cardiff, Wales (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Frances Anne "Fanny" Kemble, British Shakespearian actress (Juliet) and author, dies at 83
1893 Highlights

About January 15, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn