On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • In France, Robert Schuman becomes President of the Council while being Foreign minister, As such, he is the negotiator of the major treaties of the end of World War II.

Famous Birthdays

  • Benita Ferrero-Waldner, Austrian diplomat and politician, born in Salzburg, Austria

Famous Deaths

  • Richard C. Tolman, American mathematical physicist (b. 1881)