On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugene Fodor, American classical violinist (1974 Tchaikovsky Award), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 2011)
  • Harvey Jacob Alperin, actor (Cocktail), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Edgar Lee Masters, American poet and novelist (Spoon River Anthology), dies at 81
  • Roman Shukhevych, Ukrainian nationalist and military leader, dies at 42