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June 5th is the 156th day of the year (157th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 209 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about June 5th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on June 5th
1850 Pat Garrett (lawman - shot Billy the Kid, bartender, customs agent)
1878 Pancho Villa (Mexican revolutionary)
1883 John Maynard Keynes (economist)
1937 Helene Cixous (feminist writer, philosopher)
1944 Colm Wilkinson (actor)
1949 Ken Follet (author)
1956 Kenny G (singer)
1967 Ron Livingston (actor)
1971 Mark Wahlberg (actor)
1976 Ross Noble (comedian)
1981 Jade Goody (nurse, author, Big Brother contestant)
1986 Amanda Crew (actress)
June 5th in History
1837 City of Houston incorporated.
1849 Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy.
1883 First regularly scheduled Orient Express departs from Paris.
1915 Denmark and Iceland grants the vote to women.
1947 US Secretary of State, George Marshall, outlines a plan for sending economic aid to Europe.
1963 British Secretary of War, John Profumo resigns because of a sex scandal.
1967 The Israeli air force attacks the Egyptian air force, beginning the Six Day War.
1968 Robert Kennedy is shot by Sirhan Sirhan.
1975 British voters, decide in a referendum to remain part of the European Economic Community.
1977 Apple introduces the Apple II computer.\
Montenegro joins NATO.
2017 Montenegro joins NATO.
June 5th is also
Constitution Day (Denmark)
Liberation Day (Seychelles)
Feast of Saint Boniface (Catholicism)
World Environment Day
People born on June 5th are Gemini
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