January 5th, 469 bc
Socrates is born. The classical Greek philosophers and one of the founders of Western Philosophy.He made great contributions to logic and epistemology and has influenced the way of thinking.
January 5th, 1895
Dreyfus Affair. Alfred Dreyfus , a French army officer is stripped of his rank and he was sentenced to life imprisonment on Devil’s island.
January 5th, 1919
The Spartacist uprising. The Spartacist, named after the slave Spartacus, start a revolution in Berlin in order the establishment of a communist government.
January 5th, 1940
FM radio is demonstrated for the first time at the Federal Communications Commission.
January 5th, 2005
Eris planet,also known as the dwarf planet, is the largest planet in the solar system and was found by the team of Brown, Trujillo and Rabinowitz.