On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 2013

Historical Events

  • 44 people are killed by a lightning storm in Bihar, India
Singer Carrie Underwood
Singer
Carrie Underwood
Country Singer Blake Shelton
Country Singer
Blake Shelton
Country Music Singer-Songwriter Miranda Lambert
Country Music Singer-Songwriter
Miranda Lambert

Music awardsMusic Awards

47th Country Music Association Award: George Strait, Miranda Lambert & Blake Shelton win

Country Singer Blake Shelton
Country Singer
Blake Shelton
Country Music Singer-Songwriter Miranda Lambert
Country Music Singer-Songwriter
Miranda Lambert

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nawaz Sharif is sworn in as Prime Minister of Pakistan

Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif
Prime Minister of Pakistan
Nawaz Sharif

Book releaseHistoric Publication

The first article based on NSA leaked documents by Edward Snowden are published by the Guardian Newspaper in the UK

NSA Contractor Edward Snowden
NSA Contractor
Edward Snowden

Famous Deaths

  • Ruairí Ó Brádaigh, Irish paramilitary and political leader of Sinn Féin, dies at 80
2013 Highlights

About June 5, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini