On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Ritter Beard, American historian (Woman as a Force in History), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1958)
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About August 5, 1876

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo