On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Marshall Grant, American bassist (Johnny Cash's Tennessee Two), born in Bryson City, North Carolina (d. 2011)
  • Pierre Schoendoerffer, French Academy Award winning director and screen writer (The Anderson Platoon), born in Chamalieres, France (d. 2012)
1928 Highlights

About May 5, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus