On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1985

Historical Events

  • Grambling's Eddie Robinson wins record 324th football game

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicola Roberts, English singer (Girls Aloud), born in Stamford, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Keenan, American rock drummer (The Chamber Brothers), dies of a heart attack at 42
1985 Highlights

About October 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra