What Happened on May 5, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Train collision at Schiedam Neth, kills 24

Famous Birthdays

  • Anastasios Pantos, Greek footballer
  • Juan Pablo SorĂ­n, Argentine footballer
  • Sage Stallone, Sylvester's son/actor (Rocky V)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Burnett Swann, sci-fi author (Day of Minotaur), dies at 47