On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Zeldenrust, Dutch pathologist and anatomist, born in Gronigen, Netherlands (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Anton G van Hamel, founder (Roman philosphy in Neth), dies at 65
  • Laura de Force Gordon, California lawyer, a prominent suffragette, and 1st woman to run a daily newspaper in the US (Stockton Daily Leader, 1874), dies at 68