On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1898

Historical Events

  • Empress Dowager Cixi seizes power and ends the Hundred Days' Reform in China, imprisoning the Guangxu Emperor

Famous Birthdays

  • Tushar Kanti Ghosh, Indian journalist and world's oldest and longest serving newspaper editor
1898 Highlights

About September 21, 1898

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo