On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 2019

Historical Events

  • National strike in France; more than 800,000 people in 100 cities protest against proposed pension reform

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, announces articles of impeachment against US President Donald Trump will be drawn up for abuse of power

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
US Speaker of the House
Nancy Pelosi
  • WHO says 142,000 people died of the measles around the world in 2018, nearly 20,000 more than in 2017
2019 Highlights

About December 5, 2019

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius