On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1985

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo, Portuguese soccer striker (5 x Ballon d'Or; Sporting Lisbon; Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus), born in Funchal, Portugal

Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star
Cristiano Ronaldo
  • Crystal Hunt, American actress, born in Clearwater, Florida
  • Laurence Maroney, American football player, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Lindsey Cardinale, American singer, born in Hammond, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Georges-Émile Lapalme, Quebec politician (b. 1907)
1985 Highlights

About February 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius