On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Seychelles adopts constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • David Bisbal, Spanish singer
  • Fraser Watts, Scottish cricketer
  • Jason White, American NASCAR driver
  • Pete Wentz, American musician (Fall Out Boy), born in Wilmette, Illinois

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Blues musician Muddy Waters (64) weds Marva Jean Brooks (25) in Chicago

Blues Musician Muddy Waters
Blues Musician
Muddy Waters

Famous Deaths

  • Pauline Offner, Zen Theravadin nun, dies at 53