On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 2007

Historical Events

  • Westroads Mall massacre: A gunman opens fire with a semi-automatic rifle at an Omaha, Nebraska mall, killing eight people before taking his own life.

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Imbrie, American composer (b. 1921)
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen, German classical and electronic music composer, dies at 79
2007 Highlights

About December 5, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius