What Happened on June 29, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Aarre Merikanto, Finnish composer (Lemmink√§inen; Juha; Schott Concerto), and educator, born in Helsinki, Grand Duchy of Finland (d. 1958)
  • Antoon Schweigmann, Dutch religious poet and resistance fighter, born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands (d. 1945)

Prasanta Chandra MahalanobisPrasanta Chandra Mahalanobis (1893-1972)

Indian scientist and applied statistician (Mahalanobis distance), whose birthdate is celebrated annually in India as "National Statistics Day", born in Calcutta, Bengal, British India


Born in 1893
1893 Highlights

About June 29, 1893

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer