On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1907

Famous Birthdays

  • Giuseppe Occhialini, Italian physicist (Contribution to the discovery of the pion or pi-meson decay), born in Fossombrone, Pesaro, Italy (d. 1993)
  • Lin Biao, Chinese Communist Marshal during the Civil War and party leader, born in Huanggang, Hubei, Qing Empire (d. 1971)
1907 Highlights

About December 5, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius