October 5, 1887: Day of the Week
October 5, 1887 was the 278th day of the year 1887 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 87 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is miércoles.
A person born on this day will be 136 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $24,105.50 today.
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Here’s the October 1887 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1887 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Who was born on October 5, 1887?
- 1887René Cassin, French jurist and Nobel laureate (d. 1976)
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