What Happened on December 5, 1890

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Hector Berlioz's opera "Les Troyens" premieres in Karlsruhe, Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • David Bomberg, English painter, born in Birmingham, England (d. 1957)
  • Fritz Lang, Austrian-German-American filmmaker and screenwriter (Metropolis), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1976)
Born in 1890
1890 Highlights

About December 5, 1890

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius