# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1893 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31

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### 1893 Historical Event(s)

•  January 17, 1893 – The Citizen’s Committee of Public Safety, led by Lorrin A. Thurston, overthrows the government of Queen Liliuokalani of the Kingdom of Hawaii.
•  January 19, 1893 – Henrik Ibsen’s play The Master Builder receives its premiere performance in Berlin.
•  January 21, 1893 – The Tati Concessions Land, formerly part of Matabeleland, is formally annexed to the Bechuanaland Protectorate, now Botswana.
•  March 1, 1893 – Nikola Tesla gives the first public demonstration of radio in St. Louis, Missouri.
•  May 10, 1893 – The Supreme Court of the United States rules in Nix v. Hedden that a tomato is a vegetable, not a fruit, under the Tariff Act of 1883.
•  July 11, 1893 – The first cultured pearl is obtained by Kokichi Mikimoto.
•  September 16, 1893 – Settlers make a land run for prime land in the Cherokee Strip in Oklahoma.
•  September 20, 1893 – Charles Duryea and his brother road-test the first American-made gasoline-powered automobile.
•  November 7, 1893 – Women in the U.S. state of Colorado are granted the right to vote.
•  November 12, 1893 – The treaty of the Durand Line is signed between present day Pakistan and Afghanistan; the Durand Line has gained international recognition as an international border between the two nations.

### Who Were Born On 1893?

•  January 16, 1893 – Daisy Kennedy, Australian violinist (d. 1981)
•  April 3, 1893 – Leslie Howard, English actor (d. 1943)
•  April 29, 1893 – Harold C. Urey, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1981)
•  July 19, 1893 – Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian poet (d. 1930)
•  August 1, 1893 – King Alexander I of Greece (d. 1920)
•  August 18, 1893 – Burleigh Grimes, American baseball player (d. 1985)
•  September 11, 1893 – Douglas Hawkes, British racing driver (d. 1974)
•  September 30, 1893 – Lansdale Sasscer, American politician (d. 1964)
•  October 1, 1893 – Cliff Friend, American songwriter (d. 1974)
•  October 30, 1893 – Roland Freisler, German Nazi judge (d. 1945)