July 5, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

Person of interestDolly the Sheep

Dolly the Sheep, first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell born in Scotland

Deaths in History

  • Anne Schumacher Hummert, radio pioneer, dies at 91
  • Clyde Wiegand, physicist, dies at 81
  • Erik Wickberg, The Salvation Army general (b. 1904)
  • Lorna Young, salesperson, dies at 44