August 5, 1932 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Clyde Barrow and two associates kill Sheriff C.G. Maxwell and his deputy, Eugene C. Moore, the first time the Barrow gang kills a lawman

Bank Robber Clyde Barrow
Bank Robber
Clyde Barrow

Birthdays in History

  • Sister Vince Otto, mental health activist

Deaths in History

  • IsraĆ«l Querido, Dutch writer (Jordan), dies at 59