On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1911

Famous Birthdays

Georges 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

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? 110 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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