On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Erik Carlsson, Swedish rally driver
  • J. B. Lenoir, African American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter, active in the 1950s, born in Monticello, Mississippi (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • David Dunbar Buick, Scottish-American automobile pioneer (Buick Motor Company), dies at 74