June 5, 1902 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Emperor Wilhelm II responds to growing demands from Polish and other Slavic peoples living within German territory by calling for more 'Germanization' of the slavs

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II

Birthdays in History

  • Hugo Huppert, Austrian writer and poet, born in Bielitz, Silesia (d. 1982)

Deaths in History

  • Louis J. Weichmann, chief witness in the trial of the assassins of Abraham Lincoln (b. 1842)