On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1991

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

A Michigan court bars Dr Jack Kevorkian from assisting in suicides

Pathologist and Right-To-Die Activist Jack Kevorkian
Pathologist and Right-To-Die Activist
Jack Kevorkian
  • All American Bowl ends after 14 years
  • Big East Football conference forms

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Howard Stern kisses NY Giant Leonard Marshall's ass over bet, Stern lost claiming the Giants would lose the Super Bowl

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern
  • LA King Dave Taylor becomes 29th NHler to score 1000 points

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Jagger, American actor (White Christmas, Vanishing Point), dies at about 87
  • Pedro Arrupe, Spanish priest/Jesuit, dies at 83
1991 Highlights

About February 5, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius