Historical Events on June 5, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Murderer Richard Speck sentenced to death in electric chair
  • Royal Canadian Mint ordered to start converting 10 cent & 25 cent coins to pure nickel as soon as possible
  • Six-day war begins between Israel and the neighboring Arab states of Egypt, Jordan and Syria
  • WSBE TV channel 36 in Providence, RI (PBS) begins broadcasting