What Happened on January 23, 1899

Historical Events

Historic Event

Emilio Aguinaldo is sworn in as President of the First Philippine Republic

Famous Birthdays

  • Glen Kidston, British aviator & racing driver, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 1931)
  • Joseph Nathan Kane, American non-fiction writer & journalist (Famous Firsts), born in NYC, New York (d. 2002)
1899 Highlights

About January 23, 1899

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius