On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Beursschouwburg opens in Brussels

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Lee, American badminton player (Olympic-92), born in Rangoon, Burma
  • Gheorghe Hagi, Romanian footballer, born in Săcele, Romania
  • Tarik Benhabiles, Algerian tennis player, born in Algiers, Algeria

Famous Deaths

  • Irving Bacon, American actor (Branded Men, Fort Ti), dies at 71