On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1893

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Suffragette Kate Sheppard
Kate Sheppard

Famous Birthdays

  • Rued Immanuel Langgaard, Danish composer and organist, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1952)