What Happened on July 5, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st "Hawaii Calls" radio program is broadcast
  • 1st time brothers on opposing teams hit HRs, Tony & Al Cuccunello
  • 55th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Fred Perry beats G von Cramm (6-2 6-4 6-4)
  • Chicago Cubs are 10½ games back in NL, & go on to win the pennant

Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR signs National Labor Relations Act

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward McInnes, German scholar
  • John Gilmore, American true crime author

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Plooy, Dutch new testament expert, dies at 58