On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Beatrice de Cardi, British archaeologist ( Baluchistan region), born in London (d. 2016)
  • Rose Hill, British stage and screen actress ('Allo 'Allo!; Nicholas Nickleby; Shot in the Dark), and lyric soprano (The Beggar's Opera), born in London, England (d. 2003)
  • Stan Jones, American songwriter ("Ghost Riders in the Sky"), 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? 107 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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