On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1985

Historical Events

  • "News" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 4 performances

Appears on tv showTelevision Premiere

CBS' premiere of TV made Lucille Ball drama "Stone Pillow"

Actress and Comedian Lucille Ball
Actress and Comedian
Lucille Ball

Famous Birthdays

  • Kate DeAraugo, Australian singer (3rd winner of Australian Idol 2005), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Tanaka Koki, Japanese idol and singer (member of KAT-TUN), born in Chiba, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Chikobava, Georgian linguist (b. 1898)
1985 Highlights

About November 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio