On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Ninette de Valois [Edris Stannus], British ballerina (Royal Ballet), born in Blessington, Ireland (d. 2001)
  • Walter Abel, American actor (Fury, Suspicion, Dream Girl), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian, dies at 62
1898 Highlights

About June 6, 1898

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini