On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US health officials confrim a salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers from Mexico is responsible for 1 death and for making hundreds sick

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Erika Christensen (33) weds cyclist Cole Maness in Palm Springs, California
  • Actress Jessica Raine (33) weds actor Tom Goodman-Hill in London

Famous Deaths

  • Patricia Canning Todd, American tennis player, dies at 93
  • Setsuko Hara, Japanese actress (Late Spring, Tokyo Story), dies of pneumonia at 95
  • [Frederick] Dennis Greene, American singer (Sha Na Na), dies from cancer at 66