On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGeorges Pompidou

Georges Pompidou, President/Prime Minister of France (1962-74), born in Paris, France (d. 1974)

French President Georges Pompidou
French President
Georges Pompidou

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

"Anne of Green Gables" author Lucy Maud Montgomery (36) weds Ewen MacDonald in Prince Edward Island, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • George J Stoney, Irish physicist, dies at 85