What Happened on June 6, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The United States Supreme Court votes to ban medical marijuana in Gonzales v. Raich.

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAnne Bancroft

Anne Bancroft, American actress, dies from uterine cancer at 73

Actress Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
  • Dana Elcar, American actor (Peter Thornton- MacGyver), dies of pneumonia at 77
  • Maya Kopitseva, Russian painter of the Leningrad school, dies at 81