On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1910

Famous Deaths


Person of interestO. Henry

O. Henry [William Sydney Porter], American short story writer (Cabbages and Kings), dies of cirrhosis of the liver, diabetes complications and an enlarged heart at 47

Short Story Writer O. Henry
Short Story Writer
O. Henry

1910 Highlights

About June 5, 1910

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini