Historical Events on July 5 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 214 of 214

Sport awardTennis Open

2009 116th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (7-6 6-2)

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • 2009 123rd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Andy Roddick (5-7 7-6 7-6 3-6 16-14), winning a record 15th Grand Slam titles
  • 2012 The Shard, the tallest building in Europe, is opened in London, at 309.6 metres (1,016 ft)
  • 2012 South Korea announce plans to begin "scientific' whaling of minke whales
  • 2012 Enrique Pena Nieto of the Institutional Revolutionary Party is elected President of Mexico after a recount following irregularities
  • 2013 15 people are killed by a bomb attack on a Shia mosque in Baghdad, Iraq
  • 2014 121st Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Petra Kvitov√° beats Eugenie Bouchard (6-3 6-0)
  • 2015 7th Womens' Football World Cup: USA defeat Japan 5-2 in Vancouver

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2016 FBI releases report stating Hillary Clinton "extremely careless" in handling classified emails but don't recommend prosecuting

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton
  • 2017 Arsenal Football Club break their transfer record, paying 52.7 million pounds for Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon
  • 2017 Shootout between drug cartels in Las Varas, Northern Mexico kills 14
  • 2017 101 people reported shot, 15 killed in Chicago, Illinois over 4th July weekend
  • 2017 Volvo Cars announces all new models by 2019 will be either hybrids or battery powered, 1st automaker to do so
  • 2017 Followers of Indian spiritual leader Ashutosh Mahara, dead 3 years, win court case to keep his body in freezer in case he should return to life