What Happened on February 5, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Phoenix, Arizona incorporates

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick Leonard Lonsdale, British playwright (Balkan Princess)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Thomas Carlyle, historian/essayist, dies in London at 85

Historian and Essayist Thomas Carlyle
Historian and Essayist
Thomas Carlyle