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 This day in History - January 5
433 Historic Events for January 5
1987

Margaret Laurence, Canadian author, dies at 60

Death
1987

Surrogate Baby M case begins in Hackensack, NJ

Event
1988

"Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40

Death
1989

2 French TV newsmen arrested for trying to plant fake bombs on 3 airlines at JFK airport in security test

Event
1989

Baseball signs $400M with ESPN, showing 175 games in 1990

Event
1990

Arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76

Death
1990

J Donald Crump appointed 8th Commissioner of CFL

Event
1990

Bart LaRue, entertainer, dies

Death
1991

John Eckhardt, actor born without legs (Freaks), dies at 82

Death
1991

Marie Madeline Sullivan, actress (Elvira Mistress of Dark), dies at 80

Death
1991

Kevin Bradshaw of US Intl scores NCAA Div 1 record 72 pts

Event
1991

Edwin Jongejans of Neth wins 1-meter springboard diving title

Event
1991

"Oh, Kay!" closes at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC after 77 performances

Event
1991

Vasko Popa, Serbian WW II-partisan/poet (Sporedno Nebo), dies at 68

Death
1992

"Peter Pan" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 48 performances

Event
1992

"On Borrowed Time" closes at Circle in Sq Theater NYC after 99 perfs

Event
1992

"Crucible" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 32 performances

Event
1992

"6 Degrees of Separation" closes at Vivian Beaumont NYC after 496 perf

Event
1992

Ravi Shastri scores 206 at SCG before being Warne's 1st crick Test wkt

Event
1993

Henk Knol, Suriname MP (PvdA), dies at 61

Death
1993

George L George, Russian/US journalist/director/producer, dies at 85

Death
1993

Jennifer Raine Bissell, daughter of Alan Napier, dies 60

Death
1993

Juan Benet Goitia, Spanish writer (Herrumbrosas Lanzas), dies at 65

Death
1993

Klaas Wiersma, Dutch sec of Justice (VVD), dies

Death
1993

Leonce Gras, Flemish singer/conductor, dies at 84

Death