On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

French Open Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković of Serbia beats Scotsman Andy Murray 3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 to win his first French title

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • Swiss vote to reject referendum to give each citizen a guaranteed income of $2,500 Swiss francs per month

Famous Deaths

  • Phyllis Curtin, American soprano (NYC Opera), dies at 94