On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Federico Garcia Lorca, Spanish poet and dramatist (Blood Wedding), born in Fuente Vaqueros, Granada, AndalucĂ­a, Spain (d. 1936)
  • Salvatore Ferragamo, Italian luxury shoe designer (Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.), born in Bonito, Italy (d. 1960)
1898 Highlights

About June 5, 1898

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini