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What Happened on August 5, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Aksel Larsen, Danish politician, founder of the Socialist People's Party, born in Brændekilde, Denmark (d. 1972)
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About August 5, 1897

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo