On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1893

Historical Events

  • Edward Mcdowell's "Hamlet & Ophelia" premieres in Boston

Famous Birthdays

  • Elliot Griffis, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel S. Carroll, American Brigadier General (Union Army), dies at 60
1893 Highlights

About January 28, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius