What Happened on July 5, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Colorado Rockies andFlorida Marlins given final approval by owners
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • Lillian Cucuzza wins name Florida baseball team contest (Marlins)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Dolley, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Nemerow, US poet laureate (Pulitzer), dies
  • Mildred Dunnock, dies at 87