On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1996

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Memphis, Tennessee, on WMFS 92.9 FM

Famous Deaths

  • Baldev Singh Chahal, campaigner, dies at 59
  • Vito Scotti [Scozarri], American actor (The Godfather, Flying Nun, Barefoot in the Park), dies of lung cancer at 78
1996 Highlights

About June 5, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 6 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini