What Happened on June 5, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Lesbian priest Elizabeth Carl ordained in Episcopal Church, Washington, D.C.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mikhail Gorbachev receives his 1990 Nobel Peace Prize

Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet General Secretary
Mikhail Gorbachev
  • Space Shuttle STS 40 (Columbia 12) launched