What Happened on January 17, 1893

Historical Events

  • -17°F (-27°C), Millsboro, Delaware (state record)
  • Franco-Russian Alliance is signed
  • Queen Liliuokalani is deposed by an American coup, Kingdom of Hawaii becomes a republic
1893 History

Famous Deaths

Rutherford B. HayesRutherford B. Hayes (1822-1893)

19th US President (Republican: 1877-81), dies of a heart attack at 70

About January 17, 1893

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn