On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1863

Historical Events

  • Joe Coburn KOs Mike McCoole for US boxing title in 63rd round

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederik August Stoett, Dutch linguist (Dutch Proverbs), born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands (d. 1936)
1863 Highlights

About May 5, 1863

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus