What Happened on October 5, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • US air raid on Wake, Japanese execute 98 US prisoners in retaliation

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin L Cardin, (Rep-D-Maryland)
  • Inna Churikova, Russian actress (Theme)
  • Steve Miller, rocker (Abracadabra, Space Cowboy), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Leon Roppolo, American musician (b. 1902)