On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 2002

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Guy, American singer (The Coasters) dies of cardiovascular disease at 66
  • Vinnette Carroll, American actress and 1st African-American woman to direct on Broadway (1972: Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope), dies of heart disease and diabetes at 80
2002 Highlights

About November 5, 2002

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio