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Tuesday February 5, 2019

February 5: Day of the Week

February 5, 2019 was the 36th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 329 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mardi.

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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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February 5 Historical Event(s)

  • 62
    Earthquake in Pompeii, Italy.
  • 1597
    A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society.
  • 1852
    The Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, Russia, one of the largest and oldest museums in the world, opens to the public.
  • 1885
    King Leopold II of Belgium establishes the Congo as a personal possession.
  • 1919
    Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, and D.W. Griffith launch United Artists.
  • 1939
    Generalísimo Francisco Franco becomes the 68th “Caudillo de España”, or Leader of Spain.
  • 1941
    World War II: Allied forces begin the Battle of Keren to capture Keren, Eritrea.
  • 1945
    World War II: General Douglas MacArthur returns to Manila.
  • 1981
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Rooster in Chinese astrology.
  • 1994
    Byron De La Beckwith is convicted of the 1963 murder of civil rights leader Medgar Evers.

Who were born on February 5?

  • 1837
    Dwight L. Moody, American evangelist (d. 1899)
  • 1915
    Robert Hofstadter, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1990)
  • 1917
    Isuzu Yamada, Japanese actress
  • 1919
    Red Buttons, American actor (d. 2006)
  • 1921
    John Pritchard, British conductor (d. 1989)
  • 1937
    Wang Xuan, Chinese scientist (d. 2006)
  • 1953
    Loretta Tofani, American journalist
  • 1961
    Savvas Kofidis, Greek footballer and manager
  • 1969
    Michael Sheen, Welsh actor
  • 1972
    Koriki Chōshū, Japanese comedian

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