On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard-Henri Lévy, French public intellectual
  • Hridayananda dasa Goswami, ISKCON guru
  • Mel Ab-Owain, Welsh politician
  • Pepper LaBeija [William Jackson], American drag queen and fashion designer, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2003)
  • Peter Hammill, English singer/songwriter (Patient)
  • Rick Cobb, hard rock drummer (Bloodrock)