Historical Events In February - 05
Friday, 22 September 2023
1984 On this day in history new Zealand beat England (82 &93) by an innings in 3 days
1986 On February - 05 corazon Aquino &Ferdinand Marcos appear on "Nightline"
1987 On this day in history dow Jones average closes above 2,200 for first time
1987 On this day in history soyuz TM-2 launches
1988 Arizona House of Representatives vote to impeach Republican Governor Evan Mecham on February - 05.
1988 Mikhail Gorbachev and President Reagan nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize on February - 05.
1988 On this day in history panamanian General Manuel Noriega indicted by US grand jury for drugs
1988 The first prime-time wrestling match in 30 years-Andre the Giant beats Hulk Hogan on this day in history.
1989 On February - 05 kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points
1989 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history a Michigan court bars Dr Jack Kevorkian from assisting in suicides
1991 Dean Jagger, US actor (Mr Novak, Rawhide, Oscar), dies at about 87 on this day in history.
1992 Jury selection begins in the Los Angeles cops beating Rodney King case on February - 05.
1992 Last day of Test Cricket cricket for Dilip Vengsarkar on February - 05.
1992 Mike Whitney career-best 7-27 at WACA in Test Cricket win vs India on February - 05.
1992 On February - 05 donald Zimmerman, editor, dies
1993 Grenade explodes in Sarajevo, killing 63 &injuring 160 on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history r James Woolsey, becomes 16th director of CIA
1993 On this day in history jack Young, cricketer (8 Tests for England 1947-49, 17 wickets), dies
1994 On this day in history "Where On Earth Is Carmen San Diego," debuts on Fox TV
1994 Medgar Evers' murderer Byron De La Beckwith sentenced to life, in Jackson MS, 30 years after the crime on February - 05.
1994 On this day in history fred de Bruyne, Flemish cyclist/gang leader (Paris-Nice), dies at 63
1995 Japan's Shinshinto Party win local elections on this day in history.
1995 Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster, dies at 79 on February - 05.
1997 3 Swiss banks create $70 million Holocaust fund on this day in history.
1997 Brook Lee, Hawaii, crowned 46th Miss USA (en route to Miss Universe) on this day in history.
1998 On February - 05 alberto Acciarito convicted of harassing his ex-wife Ingrid Rossellini
1999 Former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson is sentenced to a year in a Maryland jail for assaulting two motorists after a traffic accident on February - 05.
2006 On February - 05 the Pittsburgh Steelers win Super Bowl XL, defeating the Seattle Seahawks 21-10.
2009 On February - 05 e United ates Navy guided missile cruiser Port Royal runs aground off Oahu, Hawaii, damaging e ship as well as a coral reef.
2012 Quarterback Eli Manning wins his second Superbowl Most Valuable Player Award after leading the New York Giants to a 21-17 victory over the New England Patriots in Superbowl XLVI on this day in history.
2013 On this day in history uK House of Commons votes in favour of same-sex marriage
2014 On February - 05 archaeologists decrypt the 13th C Viking jÃ¶tunvillur runic code
2017 African Cup of Nations 2017: Cameroon defeat Egypt 2-1 in Libreville on February - 05.