On This Day

June 5, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • After a suspected republican bombing kills 2 Protestant civilians in a pub, the Ulster Volunteer Force kill 5 civilians in a gun and bomb attack at the Chlorane Bar, North Ireland
  • Teton Dam in Idaho burst causing $1 billion damage (14 die)

Deaths in History

  • Walter Field, entertainer, dies at 101