On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1877

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Thomson, Canadian painter, born in Claremont, Ontario (d. 1917)

Famous Deaths

  • Gustavus, Crown Prince of Sweden, dies at 77
1877 Highlights

About August 5, 1877

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo