On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 754 AD

Historical Events

  • Friezen robbers murder Bishop Boniface (later Saint) and over 50 companions near Dokkum

Famous Deaths

  • Boniface [Winfrid], English saint, Archbishop of Mainz, murdered by robbers at 79
  • Eoda, English speaking bishop of Utrecht, murdered
List of Years

About June 5, 754 AD

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1266 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini