On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1895

Famous Deaths

  • Freidrich Engels, German social philosopher (Communism), dies at 74
  • Friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies
1895 Highlights

About August 5, 1895

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo