On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1893

Historical Events

  • The first gasoline-powered car debuts in Springfield, Massachusetts

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Scharoun, German architect (Berlin Philharmonic), born in Bremen, Germany (d. 1972)
  • Hermann Lux, German soccer defender (3 caps; manager Tennis Borussia Berlin), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1962)
1893 Highlights

About September 20, 1893

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo