What Happened on December 5, 1870

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Vítězslav Novák, Czech composer, born in Kamenice nad Lipou, Czech Republic (d. 1949)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAlexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas, French writer (The Three Musketeers, The Count of Monte Cristo), dies at 68