On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Miklós Radnóti, Hungarian poet (Clouded Sky), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1944)

Famous Deaths

  • Pauline Staegeman, German feminist, dies
1909 Highlights

About May 5, 1909

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

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus