On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Salimuzzaman Siddiqui, Pakistani scientist and scholar (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • George Pullman, American inventor and industrialist (b. 1831)
1897 Highlights

About October 19, 1897

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra