On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Beatrice de Cardi, British archaeologist, born in London (d. 2016)
  • Rose Hill, British actress and operatic soprano ('Allo 'Allo!, Nicholas Nickleby, Shot in the Dark), born in London, England (d. 2003)
  • Stan Jones, American songwriter, composer and actor (Rio Grande, The Sheriff of Cochise), born in Douglas, Arizona (d. 1963)
1914 Highlights

About June 5, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini