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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 Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kayōbi.

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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.
  • 1810
    Peninsular War: Siege of Cádiz begins.
  • 1869
    The largest alluvial gold nugget in history, called the “Welcome Stranger”, is found in Moliagul, Victoria, Australia.
  • 1900
    The United States and the United Kingdom sign a treaty for the Panama Canal
  • 1924
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Rat in Chinese astrology.
  • 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.
  • 1972
    Bob Douglas becomes the first African American elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
  • 1976
    The 1976 swine flu outbreak begins at Fort Dix, NJ.
  • 1997
    The so-called Big Three banks in Switzerland announce the creation of a $71 million fund to aid Holocaust survivors and their families.

Who were born on February 5?

  • 1534
    Giovanni de' Bardi, Italian writer (d. 1612)
  • 1626
    Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné, French author (d. 1696)
  • 1703
    Gilbert Tennent, Irish-born religious leader (d. 1764)
  • 1889
    Ernest Tyldesley, English cricketer (d. 1962)
  • 1923
    Fatmawati, Indonesian First Lady
  • 1940
    Dick Warlock, Canadian actor and stuntman
  • 1965
    Keith Moseley, American musician (The String Cheese Incident)
  • 1968
    Eyþór Guðjónsson, Icelandic actor
  • 1980
    Jo Swinson, British politician
  • 1981
    Nora Zehetner, American actress

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