What Happened on February 5, 1985

Famous Birthdays

Cristiano RonaldoCristiano Ronaldo (38 years old)

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

  • 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
Born in 1985

Famous Deaths

  • Cees Bantzinger, Dutch cartoonist and illustrator, commits suicide at 70
  • Georges-Émile Lapalme, Quebec politician (b. 1907)
1985 Highlights

About February 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Want To Know What Love Is - Foreigner
  • UK #1 Song: I Know Him So Well - Elaine Paige & Barbara Dickson