On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Buono, Jr., American serial killer, born in Rochester, New York (d. 2002)
  • David Smith, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests), born in Fishponds, Bristol (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Vigo, French actor and director (Zero For Conduct, L'Atlante), dies of complications from tuberculosis at 29