On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Phyllis Haver, American silent screen actress (What Price Glory), born in Douglass, Kansas (d. 1960)
  • Sophie-Carmen "Sonia" Eckhardt-Gramatté, Russian-Canadian pianist and composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1974) [1]
1899 Highlights

About January 6, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn