On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1893

Historical Events

Historic Event

A petition organised by Kate Sheppard, demanding women's suffrage, is delivered to New Zealand's parliament; signed by over 25,000 women, a 5th of the adult European female population

Famous Birthdays

  • Rued Immanuel Langgaard, Danish composer and organist (Music of the Spheres; Antikrist), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1952) [1]
1893 Highlights

About July 28, 1893

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo