On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • WCDC TV channel 19 in Adams, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Cliff Martinez, American musician, born in the Bronx, New York
  • Roseanne Katan, American model, actress and Playboy playmate (Sep 1978), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Vittorio Gnecchi, composer, dies at 77