What Happened on February 5, 1881

Historical Events

  • Phoenix, Arizona incorporates

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick Lonsdale, British playwright (Balkan Princess), born in St Helier, Jersey (d. 1954)
Born in 1881

Famous Deaths

Thomas CarlyleThomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Scottish historian and essayist (The French Revolution), dies in London at 85

1881 Highlights

About February 5, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius