What Happened on January 5, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Irish leader John Edward Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Gabor, Hung/British physicist (holography-Nobel 1971) [or Jun 5]
  • Paula Ludwig, Austrian German poet, born in Vorarlberg, Austria (d. 1974)
  • Yves Tanguy, French/US sailor/surrealistic painter