On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1873

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Due to the fallout from the Pacific Scandal, John A. Macdonald resigns as Prime Minister of Canada

Prime Minister of Canada John A. Macdonald
Prime Minister of Canada
John A. Macdonald

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestTeddy Flack

edwin flack, Australian athlete, (Olympic gold 800m, 1500m 1896), born in London, England (d. 1935)

Olympic Runner Teddy Flack
Olympic Runner
Teddy Flack
1873 Highlights

About November 5, 1873

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio