On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1916

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Ranger, British surgeon, born in Furness, Lancashire (d. 1997)
1916 Highlights

About October 5, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra