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What Happened on May 5, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Freeman Gosden, American writer and actor (The Amos 'n' Andy Show, Calvin and the Colonel), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1982)
1899 Highlights

About May 5, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus