On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1985

Famous Birthdays

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo, 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

Famous Deaths

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

About February 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius