July 5, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Emergency United Nations Security Council meeting at the U.N in New York City because of North Korean missile tests that day
  • North Korea missle tests: at least two short-range Nodong-2 missiles, one SCUD missile and one long-range Taepodong-2 missile.

Deaths in History

  • Kenneth Lay, American businessman (b. 1942)