What Happened on May 5, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Postmaster General Frank C Walker invents Postal Zone System

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Roxburgh, Scottish football player, coach and manager, born in Glasgow, Scotland

Person of interestMichael Palin

Michael Palin, English comedian (Monty Python, Fish Called Wanda), born in Sheffield, Yorkshire

Comedian and Actor Michael Palin
Comedian and Actor
Michael Palin
  • Raphael [Miguel Rafael Martos S├ínchez], Spanish singer, born in Linares