On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1955

Famous Birthdays

  • Debra Jo Fondren, American model & actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mike Heath, American baseball player, born in Tampa, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Blood, American Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame coach (Passaic HS, NJ, 200-1 record, 1915-24), dies at 82
1955 Highlights

About February 5, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius