On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1887

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Otello" premieres at La Scala in Italy, Verdi's first new opera for over 15 years

  • Snow falls on San Francisco
1887 Highlights

About February 5, 1887

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 134 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius