On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1954

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
1954 Highlights

About February 5, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius