On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • August Defresne, Dutch playwright and director (Uninhabited Island), born in Maastricht, Netherlands (d. 1961)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Russian composer of the late-Romantic period (1812 Overture, Swan Lake), dies of suspected cholera at 53

1893 Highlights

About November 6, 1893

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio