On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1878

Historical Events

  • The coat of arms of the Baku governorate was established

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Holbrooke, English pianist, conductor and composer (3 Blind Mice), born in Croydon, Surrey (d. 1958)
1878 Highlights

About July 5, 1878

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 142 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer