On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1985

Famous Birthdays

  • P. J. Tucker, American basketball player (Houston Rockets), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Shoko Nakagawa, Japanese actress and media personality, born in Tokyo
  • Terrence Wheatley, American football player (New England Patriots), born in Walnut Creek, California

Famous Deaths

  • Sir Donald Bailey, British civil engineer (b. 1901)
1985 Highlights

About May 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus