On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1907

Historical Events

Music History

Arnold Schoenberg's 1st string quartet premieres in Vienna

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Klaasesz, Dutch governor Suriname (1949-56)
  • Norton Simon, American industrialist (Hunts Foods, Norton Simon Museum), born in Portland, Oregon (d. 1993)
  • Pierre E J Pflimlin, premier France

Famous Deaths

  • Ludwig Thuille, Austrian composer (sextet for piano and wind quintet), dies of a heart attack at 45
1907 Highlights

About February 5, 1907

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius