On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Lilyan Tashman, American actress (Millie, Bulldog Drummond), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1934)

Famous Deaths

  • W Penn Symons, British gen-maj, dies in battle
1899 Highlights

About October 23, 1899

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio