What Happened on September 5, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Mandala Airlines Flight 091 crashes into a heavily-populated residential of Sumatra, Indonesia, killing 104 people on board and at least 39 persons on ground.

Famous Deaths

  • Roberto Viaux, Chilean Army General and the primary planner in two failed coup d'├ętat attempt in Chile (b. 1917)