Historical Events In February - 05
Friday, 07 August 2020
1984 New Zealand beat England (82 &93) by an innings in 3 days on February - 05.
1986 On February - 05 corazon Aquino &Ferdinand Marcos appear on "Nightline"
1987 Dow Jones average closes above 2,200 for first time on this day in history.
1987 On February - 05 soyuz TM-2 launches
1988 Arizona House of Representatives vote to impeach Republican Governor Evan Mecham on this day in history.
1988 Mikhail Gorbachev and President Reagan nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize on February - 05.
1988 On February - 05 panamanian General Manuel Noriega indicted by US grand jury for drugs
1988 On February - 05 the first prime-time wrestling match in 30 years-Andre the Giant beats Hulk Hogan
1989 On this day in history kareem Abdul-Jabar becomes first NBA player to score 38,000 points
1989 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street), dies at 51 on February - 05.
1991 A Michigan court bars Dr Jack Kevorkian from assisting in suicides on February - 05.
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 this day in history.
1992 Mike Whitney career-best 7-27 at WACA in Test Cricket win vs India on February - 05.
1992 Donald Zimmerman, editor, dies on February - 05.
1993 On February - 05 grenade explodes in Sarajevo, killing 63 &injuring 160
1993 On February - 05 r James Woolsey, becomes 16th director of CIA
1993 Jack Young, cricketer (8 Tests for England 1947-49, 17 wickets), dies on February - 05.
1994 "Where On Earth Is Carmen San Diego," debuts on Fox TV on February - 05.
1994 On February - 05 medgar Evers' murderer Byron De La Beckwith sentenced to life, in Jackson MS, 30 years after the crime
1994 On February - 05 fred de Bruyne, Flemish cyclist/gang leader (Paris-Nice), dies at 63
1995 On this day in history japan's Shinshinto Party win local elections
1995 Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster, dies at 79 on February - 05.
1997 On February - 05 3 Swiss banks create $70 million Holocaust fund
1997 On this day in history brook Lee, Hawaii, crowned 46th Miss USA (en route to Miss Universe)
1998 On February - 05 alberto Acciarito convicted of harassing his ex-wife Ingrid Rossellini
1999 On February - 05 former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson is sentenced to a year in a Maryland jail for assaulting two motorists after a traffic accident.
2006 On February - 05 the Pittsburgh Steelers win Super Bowl XL, defeating the Seattle Seahawks 21-10.
2009 e United ates Navy guided missile cruiser Port Royal runs aground off Oahu, Hawaii, damaging e ship as well as a coral reef on February - 05.
2012 On this day in history 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
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 jĂ¶tunvillur runic code
2017 On this day in history african Cup of Nations 2017: Cameroon defeat Egypt 2-1 in Libreville