What Happened on June 5, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Secretary of State George Marshall outlines "Marshall Plan"

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall

Famous Birthdays

  • David Hare, playwright (Strapless, Plenty, Wetherby, Fatale)
  • Eric Molobi, South Africa, activist (ANC)
  • Laurie Anderson, performance artist (O Superman, Excellent Birds)
  • Tom Evans, rock bassist/vocalist (Badfinger), born in Liverpool, England