What Happened on February 5, 2015

Historical Events

  • 65th Berlin International Film Festival: "Taxi" wins the Golden Bear

Music History

70's glam rocker Gary Glitter (real name Paul Gadd) found guilty of attempted rape, four counts of indecent assault, and one of having sex with a girl under the age of 13 between 1975 and 1980

  • 70s British rock star Gary Glitter is convicted of sexual child abuse charges in London
2015 History

Famous Deaths

  • Jeffrey Segal, British actor and playwright (Dad's Army, Traitors), dies at 94

About February 5, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Uptown Funk! - Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
  • UK #1 Song: Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson Ft. Bruno Mars