On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Date returned to in "Back to the Future" by Marty McFly
  • The rebuilt Vienna State Opera reopens with Ludwig van Beethoven's Fidelio after it was destroyed in World War II

Famous Birthdays

  • Karan Thapar, Foremost Indian Journalist, Political Analyst & Commentator
  • Kris Jenner, American TV personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in San Diego, California
  • Nestor Serrano, American actor
  • Sylvester Louis Adams, murderer

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Utrillo, French artist (b. 1883)