On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1932

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Benito Mussolini frees 16,000 convicts

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur L. Liman, American trial lawyer (Oliver North), born in NYC, New York
  • Salvatore Bonanno, American mafioso and son of crime boss Joseph Bonanno, born in NYC, New York (d. 2008)
1932 Highlights

About November 5, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio