What Happened on August 5, 1895

Famous Deaths

Friedrich EngelsFriedrich Engels (1820-1895)

German social philosopher and revolutionary socialist who co-authored "The Communist Manifesto" with Karl Marx, dies of throat cancer at 74

1895 Highlights

About August 5, 1895

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo