On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1875

Historical Events

  • Palace Hotel on Market Street opens in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Cyril Rootham, English organist, composer, and educator born in Redland, Bristol (d. 1938)
1875 Highlights

About October 5, 1875

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra