On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1896

Famous Deaths

  • John Rogers Thomas, Welsh-American baritone and composer of popular, classical, and sacred music, dies at 66
1896 Highlights

About April 5, 1896

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries