On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1874

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur van Schendel, Dutch writer (The World a Dancing Party)
  • Henry Travers [Travers John Heagerty], British actor (Bells of St Mary, High Sierra), born in Prudhoe, Northumberland, England (d. 1965)
1874 Highlights

About March 5, 1874

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces