On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1987

Historical Events

  • "Nightline" presents its 1st "Town Meeting" the subject is AIDS & the show runs until 3:47 AM

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dwight Gooden returns from drug rehabilitation & allows wins game

Baseball Pitcher Dwight Gooden
Baseball Pitcher
Dwight Gooden

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Clements, English actor (Eastenders), born in Sidcup, England
  • Lara Worthington [Bingle], Australian model, born in Sydney, Australia
1987 Highlights

About June 5, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini