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 This day in History - February 5
437 Historic Events for February 5
1968

Roberto Alomar, Salinas Puerto Rico, infielder (Baltimore Orioles)

Birth
1968

Luckey Roberts, composer, dies at 80

Death
1968

Chris Barron, rocker (Spin Doctors)

Birth
1968

Will Furrer, NFL quarterback (Houston Oilers, St Louis Rams)

Birth
1969

US population reaches 200 million

Event
1969

Vince Lombardi, becomes part owner, vp, gm and head coach of Redskins

Event
1969

Thelma Ritter, actress (Miracle on 34th Street), dies at 63

Death
1969

"Turn-On," debuts and cancelled by ABC after flopping so badly

Event
1969

Bobby Brown, Roxbury Ma, vocalist (Ghostbusters, Don't Be Cruel)

Birth
1970

Forey Duckett, NFL/WLAF cornerback/safety (Saints, Scot Claymores)

Birth
1970

WSCV TV channel 51 in Ft Lauderdale, FL (IND) suspends broadcasting

Event
1970

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1970

Test Cricket debut of John Traicos, South Africa v Australia, Durban

Event
1970

Darren Lehmann, cricketer (SA and Vic LHB Australian ODI 1996)

Birth
1970

1st Test Cricket ton of Barry Richards, 126, 164 balls, 20 fours 1 six

Event
1971

M ty s R kosi, Hungarian premier (1952..56), dies at 78

Death
1971

Dianne Norman, Sault Ste Marie Ontario, basketball forward (Oly-96)

Birth
1971

Peter "Chip" Cipollone, Ardmore Pa, rower (Olympics-1996)

Birth
1971

Marcus Redman, actor (Raymond-Doogie Howser)

Birth
1971

Apollo 14, 3rd US manned Moon expedition, lands near Fra Mauro Alan Shepard and Edward Mitchell (Apollo 14) walk on Moon for 4 hrs

Event
1971

Dennis Hall, Milwaukee, 125« lbs greco-roman wrestler (Oly-sil-92, 96)

Birth
1972

Erin Phillips, Mexico Missouri, Miss America-Missouri (1996)

Birth
1972

Tony Johnson, tight end (New Orleans Saints)

Birth
1972

Chris Bailey, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

Birth
1972

Marianne Moore, US poetess (Pulitzer 1951), dies at 84

Death