What Happened on September 5, 1877

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Southern blacks led by Pap Singleton settle in Kansas

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Roelofs, Dutch painter and etcher, born in Schaarbeek, Brussels, Belgium (d. 1920)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Crazy Horse [Tashunka Witko], last great Sioux war chief, dies at 37

Native American War Leader Crazy Horse
Native American War Leader
Crazy Horse