On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1988

Famous Birthdays

  • Pauline, French singer, born in Lens, France

Famous Deaths

  • "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40

1988 Highlights

About January 5, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn