What Happened on June 5, 2018

Historical Events

Sports History

American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. named 2017 top earning sportsperson by Forbes with $285 million

Film & TV History

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape and sexual assault charges in court in New York

  • Miss America pageant announces an end to its swimsuit competition
  • US Judge Aaron Persky, criticized for his leniency towards campus sex attacker Brock Turner, becomes the 1st judge voted out in 80 years in Santa Clara, California

Event of Interest

US President Donald Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant children from their families violates international law according to the UN

2018 History

Famous Deaths

  • Kate Spade, American fashion designer, commits suicide by hanging at 55

About June 5, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Nice For What - Drake
  • UK #1 Song: One Kiss - Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa