What Happened on July 5, 2014

Historical Events

Wimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Petra Kvitová outclasses Eugenie Bouchard of Canada 6-3, 6-0 for her 2nd Wimbledon title

Famous Weddings

Jessica Simpson

American pop singer Jessica Simpson (33) weds American NFL football player Eric Johnson (34) in Montecito, California

  • Writer and comedian John Mulaney (32) weds make-up artist Annamarie Tendler at the Onteora Mountain House in Boiceville, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Hans-Ulrich Wehler, German historian, dies at 82
  • Rosemary Murphy, American actress (Margaret-Lucas Tanner), dies from esophageal cancer at 89
2014 Highlights

About July 5, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fancy - Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
  • UK #1 Song: Gecko (Overdrive) - Oliver Heldens & Becky Hill