On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Shawlee [Fulton], American actress (Some Like It Hot, Prehistoric Women, Abbott & Costello Show), born in Forest Hills, New York (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • ClĂ©ment Ader, French aviation pioneer (b. 1841)
1926 Highlights

About March 5, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces