What Happened on December 5, 1914

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Toronto Argonauts win first Championship; beat U of Toronto Blues, 14-2
  • The Italian Parliament proclaims the neutrality of the country.

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Hellmut Kirst, German author (The Lieutenant Must Be Mad), born in Osterode, Germany (d. 1989)
  • Lina Bo Bardi, Italian born Brazilian modernist architect (SESC PompĂ©ia Factory), born in Rome, Italy (d. 1992)
1914 Highlights

About December 5, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius