On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Ebbe Hamerik, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Emma Evelyn Edmonds, disguised as man fought for union, dies
1898 Highlights

About September 5, 1898

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo