On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 2016

Famous Deaths

  • Duane Graveline, American doctor and astronaut, dies at 85
  • Hugh O'Brian, American actor (Wyatt Earp, Search), dies at 91

Phyllis Schlafly

Phyllis Schlafly, American right-wing crusader, Eagle Forum President, dies at 92

Eagle Forum President Phyllis Schlafly
Eagle Forum President
Phyllis Schlafly

2016 Highlights

About September 5, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Labor Day (United States), Labour Day (Canada)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo