On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1911

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Manessier, French painter (leaded windows), born in Saint-Ouen, Somme, France (d. 1993)
  • Władysław Szpilman, Polish pianist and classical composer, born in Sosnowiec, Congress Poland, Russian Empire (d. 2000)
1911 Highlights

About December 5, 1911

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius