On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1931

Historical Events

  • Malcolm Campbell sets world land speed record speed of 246.08 mph driving his famous Blue Bird car at Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Maxine Dunlap becomes 1st US women to earn a glider pilot license
1931 Highlights

About February 5, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius