On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1871

Famous Birthdays

  • Mirko Seljan, Croatian explorer, born in Karlovac, Croatia (d. 1913)

Famous Deaths

  • Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66
1871 Highlights

About April 5, 1871

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries