On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernando Meira, Portuguese football player

Famous Deaths

  • John Meulenhoff, Dutch publisher, dies at 71
1978 Highlights

About June 5, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: June Bank Holiday (Ireland), Queen's Birthday (New Zealand)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini