On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernestine "Tiny" Davis, American jazz vocalist and trumpeter (International Sweethearts of Rhythm), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1994)
1909 Highlights

About August 5, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo