On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Fritz Ascher, German Expressionist artist, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1970)
  • Jean Binet, Swiss composer, born in Geneva (d. 1960)
1893 Highlights

About October 17, 1893

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra