On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1873

Historical Events

  • Sultan Bargash bin Said under British pressure closes the infamous slave market of Zanzibar in modern day Tanzania
1873 Highlights

About June 5, 1873

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini