What Happened on July 5, 1911

Famous Birthdays

Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou (1911-1974)

French President (1969-74) and Prime Minister (1962-68), born in Paris, France

Born in 1911

Famous Weddings

Lucy Maud Montgomery

"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
1911 Highlights

About July 5, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer