On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Áskell Snorrason, Icelandic composer, born in Öndolfsstaðir, Iceland (d. 1970)
1888 Highlights

About December 5, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius