On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Three terrorists suspected to be a part of Al-Qaeda are arrested in Germany after allegedly planning attacks on both the Frankfurt International airport and US military installations.

Famous Deaths

  • D. James Kennedy, American televangelist (b. 1930)
  • Edward Gramlich, American economics professor (University of Michigan), dies at 68
  • Jennifer Dunn, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Washington), dies at 66
  • Paul Gillmor, American politician (b. 1939)
  • Thomas Hansen (musician) (b. 1976)