Thursday 5 May 1932
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mark Ermler and Aurel Stroe.
Grand Hotel, directed by Edmund Goulding, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932
while The Fountain by Charles Morgan was one of the best selling books.
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- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
- Mark Ermler
- Aurel Stroe: Composer.
- Will Hutchins in Atwater: California, USA; actor (Sugarfoot, Hey Landlord).
- Stan Goldberg: American illustrator (d. 2014).
- Bob Said: American race car driver and bobsled racer (d. 2002).
- Japan and China sign a peace treaty.
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