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  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • Regentes EmmaRegentes Emma (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1898 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from April 21, 1888 to August 21, 1891 the cabinet Mackay, with Mr. A. baron Mackay (AR) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 21, 1891 to May 9, 1894 the cabinet Van Tienhoven, with Mr. G. van Tienhoven (unie-liberaal) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 5.1 million citizens.
  • San Sebastian Church in Manila, the first all-steel church in Asia, is officially inaugurated and blessed.
  • In the U.S. state of California, Stanford University opens its doors.
  • Liliuokalani is proclaimed Queen of Hawaii, its last monarch.
Weather

The temperature on October 23, 1891 was about 13.5 °C. The air pressure was 3 kgf/m2 and came mainly from the south-southeast. The airpressure was 75 cm mercury. The atmospheric humidity was 75%.

Source: KNMI (weather station Utrecht/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from October 23, 1891 at Delpher

Born on October 23
Died on October 23

Names that were popular for boys in 1891
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Hendrik
  • Cornelis
  • Willem
  • Pieter
  • Gerrit
  • Jacob
  • Petrus
  • Jacobus
  • Adrianus
  • Arie
  • Dirk
  • Hendrikus
  • Gerardus
Names that were popular for girls in 1891
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Hendrika
  • Wilhelmina
  • Catharina
  • Adriana
  • Aaltje
  • Grietje
  • Jacoba
  • Neeltje
  • Geertruida
  • Trijntje