What Happened on November 5, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Emperors Wilhelm II (Germany) and Franz Jozef I (Austria-Hungary) establish the kingdom of Poland

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II
  • Second Chamber accept initial impetus to general males/female suffrage
  • The Everett Massacre takes place in Everett, Washington as political differences lead to a shoot-out between IWW organizers and local police.

Famous Birthdays

  • Len Wilkinson, cricketer (England leg-spinner just before WW II)