On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1888

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Mauve, Dutch realist painter and cousin of Vincent Van Gogh, dies at 49
1888 Highlights

About February 5, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius