What Happened on June 5, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Cyndi Lauper's "Time After Time" becomes #1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Indira Gandhi orders attack on Sikh's holiest site, the Golden Temple

4th Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi
4th Prime Minister of India
Indira Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • C├ęcilia Cara, French singer and actress

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Russell, English Marine Biologist (plankton life history and long-term changes in marine ecosystems), dies at 86
  • Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Indies Sikh leader