On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Gifford, Australian composer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Johnny Briggs, English actor (Mike Baldwin on Coronation Street), born in London, England (d. 2021)
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Lisun, Russian cosmonaut, born in Gruzkoye, Ukraine (d. 2012)
  • Werner Erhard, American author and lecturer (founded EST), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1935 Highlights

About September 5, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo