On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 2001

Historical Events

  • Australia and East Timor sign an agreement to share royalties from oil and natural gas production in the Timor Sea, which separates the two countries

Famous Deaths

  • Ernie K-Doe, African-American singer (Mother-in-Law), dies of cirrhosis at 65
2001 Highlights

About July 5, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer