On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdelaziz Thâalbi, Tunisian politician, born in Tunis, Tunisia (d. 1944)
  • Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb, German field marshal, born in Landsberg am Lech, Germany (d. 1956)

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Blanco Encalada, first president of Chile (b. 1790)
1876 Highlights

About September 5, 1876

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo