On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • Emmett J Culligan, founder of water treatment organization

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? 128 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces