What Happened on April 5, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • French troops occupy Bois de Caillette

Famous Birthdays

  • Baroness Delacourt-Smith of Alteryn [Margaret Rosalind Delacourt-Smith], British Labour politician
  • Bernard Baily, comic artist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Gregory Peck, American actor (To Kill a Mockingbird, MacArthur), born in San Diego, California (d. 2003)