February 5th is the 36th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the infamous earthquake shook Pompeii, Italy; Congress passed the Immigration Act of 1917; and Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, and Douglas Fairbanks formed United Artists. Famous birthdays include Adlai Stevenson, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Laura Linney. February 5th also marks National Shower with a Friend Day and World Nutella Day.
We have 6 holidays listed for February 5.
National Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day
Go ahead and get your treat on. Before noon. We won't judge!
National Weatherperson's Day
We honor individuals in the fields of meteorology, weather forecasting and broadcast meteorology.
Kashmir Solidarity Day
Observed by Pakistanis and Kashmiris who have been fighting for their freedom for over 70 years.
National Shower with a Friend Day
Tired of the polar vortex? Heat things up on National Shower with a Friend Day.