February 5, 1937 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR proposes enlarging Supreme Court, "court packing" plan failed

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

Birthdays in History

  • Gaston Roelants, Belgium, world cross-country champion
  • Wang Xuan, Chinese scientist (d. 2006)

Deaths in History

  • Lou [Andreas-]Salome, Russian/German author (Eroticism), dies at 75