On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Fenway Park catches fire for 2nd time (May 8th 1926 also)
  • National & American baseball leagues select a uniform ball

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Ramone [Rabinowitz], South-African born American music producer (co-founded A&R records), born in Cape Town
  • William Bendeck, Bolivian rally driver, born in Bolivia (d. 1971)