October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. It is preceded by October 4, and succeeded by October 6. Following October 5, there are 87 days in the year.
Blavatsky's Gem of the Day
"If we were convinced that we could never make our crooked ways straight, we should for ever continue in our errors."
- 1884 – Mme. Blavatsky leaves Europe for India after a visit of seven months.
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