What Happened on January 5, 1932

Famous Birthdays

  • (Laten) Johnny Adams, American blues, jazz and gospel singer (Reconsider Me), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1998)

Chuck NollChuck Noll (1932-2014)

American NFL coach (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Cleveland, Ohio

  • Umberto Eco, Italian philosopher & author (Name of the Rose), born in Alessandria, Piedmont (d. 2016)
Born in 1932

Famous Deaths

  • George Forrest, Scottish botanist (plant hunter in western China), dies at 59
1932 Highlights

About January 5, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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