On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1932

Famous Birthdays

  • Christy Brown, Irish novelist (My Left Foot, Down All the Days), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Pete Jolly [Ceragioli], American session and West Coast jazz pianist, and accordionist (Shorty Rogers; Pete Jolly Trio), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 2004)
  • Ronnie Dawson, Irish rugby player (Captain of Irish and Lions team), born in Dublin, Ireland
1932 Highlights

About June 5, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini