On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1926

Famous Weddings

Carlo Gambino

Gangster Carlo Gambino (24) weds his first cousin Catherine Castellano

Famous Deaths

Claude Monet

Claude Monet [Oscar-Claude], French impressionist painter (Water Lilies, Haystacks, Poplars), dies from lung cancer at 86

1926 Highlights

About December 5, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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