On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1932

Historical Events

  • American speed skater Jack Shea wins the 1,500m at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics; clinches sprint double after also taking out the 500m

Famous Birthdays

  • Cesare Maldini, Italian footballer and manager
1932 Highlights

About February 5, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius