On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1897

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Newport R.I.: Defending champion Robert Wrenn beats Wilberforce Eaves 4-6, 8-6, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2 for his 4th US singles title
1897 Highlights

About August 23, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo