On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1939

Historical Events

  • Flash floods kill 79 in Northeast Kentucky

Famous Birthdays

  • Booker Edgerson, American football player, born in Baxter County, Arkansas
1939 Highlights

About July 5, 1939

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer