On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Friedrich Blume, German musicologist (Das Rassenproblem in der Musik), born in Schlüchtern, Germany (d. 1975)
  • Paramahansa Yogananda, Indian guru (Autobiography of a Yogi), born in Gorakhpur, India (d. 1952)
  • Zoltán Böszörmény, Hungarian Nazi politician, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. unknown)
1893 Highlights

About January 5, 1893

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 127 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn