On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Isham Jones, American musician, bandleader ("Star Dust") and songwriter ("It Had To Be You", "I'll See You in My Dreams"), born in Coalton, Ohio (d. 1956)
  • Percy Helton, American actor (Jail Busters, Harbor of Missing Men), born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
1894 Highlights

About January 31, 1894

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius