June 5, 2013 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 44 people are killed by a lightning storm in Bihar, India
  • Nawaz Sharif is sworn in as Prime Minister of Pakistan

Book releaseHistoric Publication

The first article based on NSA leaked documents by Edward Snowden are published by the Guardian Newspaper in the UK

NSA Contractor Edward Snowden
NSA Contractor
Edward Snowden

Deaths in History

  • Ruairí Ó Brádaigh, Irish paramilitary and political leader of Sinn Féin, dies at 80