On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 2005

Famous Weddings

  • 2004 Indianapolis 500 winner Buddy Rice (29) weds Michelle Noonan in Arizona

Famous Deaths

  • (Fred Lincoln) "Link" Wray, Native American rock guitarist ("Rumble"), dies of heart failure at 76 [1]
  • John Fowles, British novelist (Collector, French Lieutenant's Woman), dies at 79
  • Rod Donald, New Zealand environmentalist (b. 1957)
  • Virginia MacWatters, American soprano (b. 1912)
2005 Highlights

About November 5, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio