On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 2019

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte reveals he has a neuromuscular disease, myasthenia gravis, causing him health problems

President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte
President of the Philippines
Rodrigo Duterte

Famous Deaths

  • Larry Junstrom, American rock bassist (.38 Special), dies at 70
2019 Highlights

About October 5, 2019

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra