We have some interesting facts & historic events all about June 5th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about June 5th in history!
- World Environment Day
- Sausage Roll day
- National Cancer Survivors Day
2007: A 7.9 magnitude hit Sumatra in Indonesia in 2007.
1991: Boca Juniors’ ultras at the superclásico vs River Plate, displaying a Soviet flag. The flag was stolen from USSR supporters at a 1990 World Cup match in Italy (a common “show of force” among Argentinian ultras), in one of their last international matches. Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1991
1967: The Six Day War began between Israel, Egypt, Syria, and Jordan in 1967.
1957: Influenza vaccine being manufactured at the Merck Sharp and Dohme plant in West Point, PA, 1957
1945: The US, UK, France, and USSR set Germany’s borders at the end of WWII in 1945.
1864: American Civil War, 1864: A “powder monkey” aboard U.S.S. New Hampshire, off Charleston, South Carolina.
1851: Portsmouth Square near the harbour in 1851 looking north to Telegraph Hill — San Francisco during the Gold Rush. Early daguerreotype. before June 22, 1851 (Unknown author)
- Mark Wahlberg was born.
- Troy Sivan was born.
- Dave was born.
- Ronald Reagan died.
- O. Henry died.
- Ray Bradbury died.