On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1896

Famous Deaths

  • Gilbert Duprez, French composer, dies at 89
  • Ivar A Aasen, Norwegian linguistic/poet, dies at 83
1896 Highlights

About September 23, 1896

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra