Historical Events on June 5, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 48th US National Spelling Bee: Hugh Tosteson wins spelling incisor
  • British referendum agrees to European Common Market membership

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Egyptian president Anwar Sadat reopens Suez Canal (closed since 1967)

President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate Anwar Sadat
President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate
Anwar Sadat
  • The California Agricultural Labor Relations Act (CALRA), which establishes collective bargaining for farmworkers, becomes law