On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Cocteau, French poet and writer (Les Enfants Terribles), born in Maisons-Laffitte, France (d. 1963)
1889 Highlights

About July 5, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer