What Happened on October 5, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Autherine Lucy, Shiloh, Alabama, 1st African American to enroll in University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
  • Richard F Gordon Jr, Capt USN/astronaut (Gemini 11, Apol 12), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Skip Homeier, actor (Beachhead, Dan Raven, Interns), born in Chicago, Illinois