What Happened on December 5, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Henrik Ibsen's "Kejsor og Galileer" premieres in Leipzig

Famous Birthdays

  • Lady Huxley [Marie Juliette Baillot], Swiss sculptor and author, born in Auvernier, Switzerland (d. 1994)
  • Willem Frederik Meinhardt Lampe, Dutch ambassador of the Dutch Antilles, born in Netherlands Antilles (d. 1973)