What Happened on October 5, 1882

Famous Birthdays

  • Giorgio Abetti, Italian astronomer (Solar physics), born in Padua, Italy (d. 1982)

Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard (1882-1945)

American rocket pioneer (invented and built the first liquid-fueled rocket), born in Worcester, Massachusetts

Born in 1882
1882 Highlights

About October 5, 1882

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra