What Happened on March 5, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • American Negro Academy forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Set Persson, Swedish communist politician (d. 1960)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Soong Mei-ling [Madame Chiang Kai-shek], Chinese political figure and First Lady of the Republic of China (1948-75), born in Shanghai (d. 2003)

Chinese Political Leader and First Lady of the Republic of China Soong Mei-ling
Chinese Political Leader and First Lady of the Republic of China
Soong Mei-ling