On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Ottavio Bottecchia, Italian cyclist (the first Italian winner of the Tour de France), born in San Martino di Colle Umberto, Italy (d. 1927)
1894 Highlights

About August 1, 1894

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo