On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Doris Kenyon, American silent screen actress (Alexander Hamilton), born in Syracuse, New York (d. 1979)
  • Luella Gear, American actress (Joe & Mabel), born in NYC, New York (d. 1980)
  • Morris Carnovsky, American actor (Dead Reckoning), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1992)
1897 Highlights

About September 5, 1897

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo