On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Fuller, American writer (Zooman, Soldier Story)
  • Norman Seeff, South African-American photographer and filmmaker, born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Peter Woodcock, Canadian serial killer
  • Samantha Eggar, 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? 81 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces