On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1900

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • In Russia, anti-Jewish riots spread from Odessa into other parts of the country

Famous Birthdays

  • Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher

Famous Deaths

  • James Augustine Healy, African American Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80