What Happened on July 5, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Antonio de Oliveira Salazar becomes premier/dictator of Portugal

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Laughlin, American actor (d. 1948)
  • Edgar Louis Vanderstegen Millington Drake, painter
  • Gyula Horn, Hungarian prime minister (1994-8), (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Sasha Cherny, Russian poet (b. 1880)