What Happened on August 5, 1882

Historical Events

  • Martial law is imposed in Japan
  • Standard Oil of New Jersey is established

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe English, Irish-Flemish draftsman, painter, and soldier (designed WWI gravestones), born in Bruges, Belgium (d. 1918)
Born in 1882

About August 5, 1882

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo