February 20, 1895 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Congress authorizes a US mint at Denver, Colorodo

Birthdays in History

  • Freida Geiken, autobiographer (National Historic Taping)

Deaths in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Frederick Douglass, African-American abolitionist, lecturer and editor who was also an escaped slave, dies of a heart attack at 77

Abolitionist Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass