What Happened on May 5, 1934

Historical Events

  • 60th Kentucky Derby: Mack Garner aboard Cavalcade wins in 2:04

Famous Birthdays

  • Campbell Forsyth, Scottish soccer goalkeeper (4 caps; St Mirren, Kilmarnock, Southampton), born in Plean, Scotland (d. 2020)
  • John "Ace" Cannon, American pop, rock and country music saxophonist (Tuff Sax), born in Grenada, Mississippi (d. 2018)
Born in 1934
1934 Highlights

About May 5, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus