Titanic : On this Day... 5 August

The following 2 people were born

SLOAN, Miss Mary Jane — 5th August 1866
ROBERT, Mrs Elisabeth Walton — 5th August 1868

The following 4 items were published

New York Times (1899) $5,000,000 STERILIZED AIR COMPANY — 5th August 1899  
Daily Mining Gazette (1933) MRS. AGNES EDWARDS SUMMONED BY DEATH — 5th August 1933  
Chicago Tribune (1980) VERDICT ON 'RAISE THE TITANIC' : "LIFE IS TOO SHORT" — 5th August 1980  
Evening News (1986) MILLET — 5th August 1986