What Happened on June 5, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Fire at LaSalle Hotel cocktail lounge kills 61 (Chicago, Ill)

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Stone, rock guitarist (Sly & Family Stone-Stand)
  • Fuzzy Fuscaldo, rocker (Capt Beefheart)
  • Gillian Hills, Cairo Egypt, actress (Blow-up, Clockwork Orange)
  • Michael Monarch, rocker (Steppenwolf)
  • Stefania Sandrelli, Viareggio Italy, actress (Afredo, Key)