On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1877

Historical Events

Historic Event

Indian Wars: Sitting Bull leads his band of Lakota into Canada to avoid harassment by the United States Army under Colonel Nelson Miles

1877 Highlights

About May 5, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus