On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1985

Historical Events

  • Steve Cauthen wins aboard Slip Anchor at Epsom Downs to become the only jockey to win both the Kentucky Derby (1978) and The Derby

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenny De Ketele, Belgian racing cyclist (2012 World Champion), born in Oudenaarde, Belgium
1985 Highlights

About June 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini