On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Fuller, American writer (Zooman, Soldier Story)
  • Norman Seeff, South African-American photographer, filmmaker, and album cover artist, born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Peter Woodcock, Canadian serial killer
  • Samantha Eggar, English actress (Collector, Dr Doolittle) [or May 3], born in London, England
  • Terry Curry, English multi-millionaire
1939 Highlights

About March 5, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces