On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 59th Tony Awards: Monty Python's Spamalot & Doubt win

Sport awardTennis Open

French Open Men's Tennis: Spaniard Rafael Nadal beats Mariano Puerta of Argentina 6-7, 6-3, 6-1, 7-5 to claim his first French title

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal

Famous Birthdays

  • Irene Urdangarin, granddaughter of King Juan Carlos I of Spain

Famous Weddings

  • "All My Children" cast members Alexa Havins (24) weds actor Justin Bruening (25) in a seaside ceremony held on Cinnamon Bay on the island of St. John

Famous Deaths

  • Adolfo Aguilar ZĂ­nser, Mexican politician (b. 1949)
  • Susi Nicoletti, German actress (b. 1918)