On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1887

Historical Events

  • Ottawa College (ORFU) defeats Montreal Football Club (QRFU) 10-5 to win the Dominion championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Oscar Bossaert, Belgian industrialist and chocolate manufacturer (Victoria), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1956)
1887 Highlights

About November 5, 1887

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio