What Happened on August 6, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 10th World Championships in Athletics open at Helsinki, Finland

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Legendary Hollywood film producer Robert Evans (75) weds Lady Victoria White (42) at the One & Only Palmilla resort in Cabo San Lucas

Film Producer Robert Evans
Film Producer
Robert Evans

Famous Deaths

  • Ibrahim Ferrer, Cuban musician (Buena Vista Social Club) (b. 1927)
  • Keter Betts, American jazz bassist (b. 1928)
  • Robin Cook, British politician (b. 1946)