On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1896

Historical Events

  • Louis Napoleon Parker's "Rosemary" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • FĂ©lix-Antoine Savard, French-Canadian priest and novelist, born in Quebec, Canada (d. 1982)
1896 Highlights

About August 31, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo