On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 2005

Historical Events

  • US Open Women's Golf, Cherry Hills CC: Birdie Kim holes out from a greenside bunker on the 72nd hole to win her lone LPGA title, 2 strokes ahead of teenage amateurs Brittany Lang & Morgan Pressel

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexia Juliana Marcela Laurentien, Princess of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, second daughter of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima, born in HMC Bronovo, The Hague, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Whiteley, British television game show host (b. 1943)
2005 Highlights

About June 26, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer