What Happened on October 5, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Mickey Owens drops a 3rd strike, Tom Hendrick reaches 1st safely - would have been last out, instead Yanks score 4 & win 7-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Eduardo Duhalde, President of Argentina
  • Ricardo Hoffmann, marathon swimmer (299 miles)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Brandeis, American lawyer and associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States, dies at 84