What Happened on March 5, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Emmett J. Culligan, American entrepreneur (founder of water treatment organization Culligan Inc.), born in Yankton, South Dakota (d. 1970)
Born in 1893

Famous Deaths

  • Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher and historian (Voyage in Italy), dies at 64
  • Richard Samuel Hughes, Welsh composer, dies at 37
1893 Highlights

About March 5, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 130 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces