On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 2013

Historical Events

Sport awardHopman Cup

25th Hopman Cup Tennis, Perth: Spain wins 4th title; Anabel Medina Garrigues & Fernando Verdasco beat high profile Serbian pair Ana Ivanović & Novak Đoković 6-4, 7-5 to clinch 2-1 victory

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce McCarty, American architect, dies at 92
  • Sybil Michelow, South-African contralto and composer, dies at 87
2013 Highlights

About January 5, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn