On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Herbie Taylor, South African cricket batsman and captain (42 Tests; 2,936 runs @ 40.77; 7 x 100s), born in Durban, South Africa (d. 1973)
1889 Highlights

About May 5, 1889

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus