On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • George L. Funke, Dutch botanist (Flower Physiology), born in The Hague, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriel Auguste Daubrée, French geologist, dies at 81
1896 Highlights

About May 29, 1896

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini