What Happened on May 4, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • NL Ford Frick demonstrates revised balata ball to reporters by bouncing it on his office carpet ball proves to be 50% livelier

Famous Birthdays

  • Mikhail Chemiakin, Russian painter
  • Nickolas Ashford, SC, singer (Ashford & Simpson-Solid as a Rock)
  • Stella Parton, sister of Dolly Parton/singer (A Woman's Touch)