What Happened on July 5, 1920

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Issachar Miron, Israeli composer, born in Kutno, Poland (d. 2015)
  • Mary Louise Hancock, American politician and activist, born in Franklin, New Hampshire (d. 2017)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Foreign Minister of the German Reich Joachim von Ribbentrop (27) weds Anna Elisabeth Henkell

Foreign Minister of the German Reich Joachim von Ribbentrop
Foreign Minister of the German Reich
Joachim von Ribbentrop

Famous Deaths

  • John Shuter, cricketer (scored 28 in only Test for England 1888), dies
  • Max Klinger, German graphic artist/painter/sculptor, dies at 63