On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Olive Thomas, American actress (The Flapper), born in Charleroi, Pennsylvania (d. 1920)

Famous Deaths

  • James Anthony Froude, English historian and novelist (The Nemesis of Faith), dies at 76
1894 Highlights

About October 20, 1894

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra