On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday

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)