On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1894

Famous Birthdays

  • Del Lord, American director (d. 1970)
  • Herman Dooyeweerd, Dutch philosopher/lawyer

Famous Deaths

  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., American physician and author (Old Ironsides), dies at 85
1894 Highlights

About October 7, 1894

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 127 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra