On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Alma Rubens, American actress (Humoresque), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1931)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Weierstrass, German mathematician (theory of functions), dies at 81
1897 Highlights

About February 19, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces