What Happened on April 5, 1901

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Under threats from the Ottoman Turkish Government, Bulgaria is forced to arrest the leaders of the Macedonian Committee

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Alexeieff, Russian/French painter/graphic artist
  • Chester Bowles, Mass, ambassador/writer (Conscience of a Liberal)
  • Melvyn Douglas [Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg, American actor (Hud, Being There, Ghost Story), born in Macon, Georgia (d. 1981)