On This Day

March 20, 1897 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 1st US orthodox Jewish Rabbinical seminary (RIETS) incorporates in NY

AgreementTreaty of Interest

France signs treaty with Emperor Menelik II of Abyssinia

Emperor of Ethiopia Menelik II
Emperor of Ethiopia
Menelik II

Deaths in History

  • Apollon Maykov, Russian poet, dies at 76
1897 in History