On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1911

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
1911 Highlights

About July 5, 1911

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer