On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 2000

Historical Events

  • Armed conflict between Rwanda and Uganda erupts in Kinsangani, a city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Famous Deaths

  • Don Liddle, American baseball player, dies at 75
2000 Highlights

About June 5, 2000

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini