On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1896

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Person of interestHoward Hanson

Howard Hanson, American classical music composer and conductor (Nordic), born in Wahoo, Nebraska (d. 1981)

Composer and Conductor Howard Hanson
Composer and Conductor
Howard Hanson

1896 Highlights

About October 28, 1896

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio