On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1848

Famous Birthdays

  • Guido von List, Austrian-German occultist and novelist (Jung Diethers Heimkehr), born in Vienna (d. 1919)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Hormayr Freiherr zu Hortenburg, Austrian politician (b. 1781)
1848 Highlights

About October 5, 1848

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra