Memory Lane: February 5 Nostalgia/All Nostalgia Culture Sport History Politics Celebrities By Justin, 05 February, 2018 09:13 About Justin Sharing my thoughts and opinions with you See what took place on this date throughout history. Here's a taste of what happened on this date throughout history. Basketball and jelly! The world's largest alluvial gold nugget, the 97.14kg Welcome Stranger, is found by John Deason and Richard Oates in Moliagul, Victoria in 1860. Phoenix, Arizona is incorporated into a city in 1881. Modern Times -- directed by, written by and starring Charlie Chaplin -- is released in 1936. The world's largest jelly -- made with 35,000 litres of the wobbly confection -- is unveiled in Brisbane in 1981. Soccer stars Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal (1986) and Neymar of Brazil (1993) are born. In 1989, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar becomes the first NBA player to score 38,000 points. Comedian and actor Rowan Atkinson gets married (1990). YsPeople is a community for the wise. You can voice your opinion on anything here. Simply sign in to post your poems, reviews, opinions and life stories via your unique member dashboard.