What happened on August 5... but years ago

Wondering what happened on August 5 in history? We have a selection of happenings just for you. Browse our website to see famous people's birthdays on August 5, anniversaries in Music, important dates in Movies & Series and much more.

Celebrity birthdays on August 5

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Photo of Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams

Actor

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Photo of J-Ax

J-Ax

Rapper

67
Photo of Louis Walsh

Louis Walsh

Entertainment Manager

Don't miss International Traffic Light Day on August 5!

August 5 in Music

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In My Place

by Coldplay