THE SOCIAL NETWORK
On October 5, 1983: Jesse Eisenberg was born in Queens. Known for his award-winning performance as Mark Zuckerberg in the 2010 film The Social Network, Eisenberg has appeared in a number of other highly acclaimed films, including The Squid and the Whale as well as Woody Allen’s To Rome With Love.
On October 5, 1983: Socialite Nicky Hilton was born in New York City. Although best known for her various media appearances, Hilton has also had numerous business ventures, including launching her own clothing line and working as a model.
WORLD SERIES ON THE RADIO
On October 5, 1921: The World Series was broadcast on the radio for the very first time. The Yankees took on the Giants and sportswriter Grantland Rice parlayed the action on the field for all to hear.