February 5, 1881 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Phoenix, Arizona incorporates

Birthdays in History

  • Frederick Leonard Lonsdale, British playwright (Balkan Princess)

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

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

Historian and Essayist Thomas Carlyle
Historian and Essayist
Thomas Carlyle