February 5, 1967 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Anastasio Somoza Debayle elected President of Nicaragua
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Robert Penn Warren

Deaths in History

  • Herman Teirlinck, Belgian writer (Jokaste against God), dies at 87
  • Leon Leonwood Bean, American department store founder (b. 1872)