What Happened on October 5, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Linus McAtee, American Hall of Fame jockey (Preakness Stakes 1916; Kentucky Derby 1927, 29; US Champion Jockey by earnings 1928), born in Frenchtown, New Jersey (d. 1963)
1898 Highlights

About October 5, 1898

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra