What Happened on April 5, 1893

Historical Events

  • Cleveland passes Park Act (forerunner of Metroparks)

Famous Birthdays

Clas Thunberg (1893-1973)

Finnish speed skater (Olympic gold 1500m, 5000m, allround 1924; 500m, 1500m 1928), born in Helsinki, Finland

Born in 1893
1893 Highlights

About April 5, 1893

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries