What Happened on May 5, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Eugene Bullard gains his pilot's license from AĆ©ro-Club de France and becomes the 1st African-American military pilot (French Air Service)
  • St Louis Brown Ernie Koob no-hits Chicago White Sox, 1-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Ron Saggers, cricket wicket-keeper (effective NSW & Aussie late 40's)