On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1893

Historical Events

  • George Edwarde's "Gaiety Girl" premieres in London
  • Harry Wright suggests umps keep ball-strike count a secret

Famous Birthdays

  • Lillian Gish, American silent film and stage actress (Birth of a Nation), born in Springfield, Ohio (d. 1993)
1893 Highlights

About October 14, 1893

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 127 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra