On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 2005

Historical Events

  • 10th Athletics World Championships open at Helsinki, Finland

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Legendary Hollywood film producer Robert Evans (75) weds Lady Victoria White (42) at the One & Only Palmilla resort in Cabo San Lucas

Film Producer Robert Evans
Film Producer
Robert Evans

Famous Deaths

  • Ibrahim Ferrer, Cuban musician (Buena Vista Social Club) (b. 1927)
  • James Wilson, English-Irish classical composer (Grinning At The Devil) dies at 82
  • Keter Betts, American jazz bassist (b. 1928)
  • Robin Cook, British politician (b. 1946)
2005 Highlights

About August 6, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo