On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Basil Sydney, British actor (Hamlet, Jassy, Simba, Farmer's Wife), born in St. Osyth, Essex, England (d. 1968)
  • Charles "Cow Cow" Davenport, American boogie-woogie and blues musician, born in Anniston, Alabama (d. 1955)
  • George Renevant [Georges de Cheux], French actor (Moulin Rouge, Scotland Yard, Comrade X), born in Paris, France (d. 1969)
1894 Highlights

About April 23, 1894

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus