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What Happened on June 5, 1851

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe first published in serial form in "The National Era"

Abolitionist and Author Harriet Beecher Stowe
Abolitionist and Author
Harriet Beecher Stowe

1851 Highlights

About June 5, 1851

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 169 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini