On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Bowlly, British jazz singer (d. 1941)
  • Art Baker, American TV host (You Asked For It), born in NYC, New York
  • Gerónimo Baqueiro Foster, Mexican woodwind player, composer and music teacher, born in Hopelchén, Campeche (d. 1967)
1898 Highlights

About January 7, 1898

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn