What Happened on June 5, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

104th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Mariano Puerta (6-7, 6-3, 6-1, 7-5)

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal

Sport awardTennis Open

104th Women's French Open: Justine Henin-Hardenne beats Mary Pierce (6-1, 6-1)

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce
  • 59th Tony Awards: Monty Python's Spamalot & Doubt win

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)