On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 2016

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

FBI releases report stating Hillary Clinton was "extremely careless" handling classified emails but doesn't recommend prosecution

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton

Famous Deaths

  • Alirio Díaz, Venezuelan guitarist, composer, and musicologist, dies at 92
  • Beatrice de Cardi, British archaeologist, dies at 102
2016 Highlights

About July 5, 2016

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer