On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • Savvas Kofidis, Greek footballer & manager, born in Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Tim Meadows, American actor & comedian, born in Highland Park, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Gustav de Rothschild, British philanthropist, dies at 73
1961 Highlights

About February 5, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius