On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


InventionHistoric Invention

Nikola Tesla describes the process of the ball lightning formation in Electrical World and Engineer

Electrical and Mechanical Engineer Nikola Tesla
Electrical and Mechanical Engineer
Nikola Tesla

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Rahner, German theologian (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred von Waldersee, Prussian field marshal and Chief of the German General Staff, dies at 71