On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 2002

Famous Deaths

  • Curtis Amy, American jazz musician (Way Down), dies at 72
  • Dee Dee Ramone, American bassist (The Ramones), dies of a heroin overdose at 51
  • Gwen Plumb, Australian actress (The Young Doctors), dies at 89
2002 Highlights

About June 5, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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