June 5 holidays in 2019

Holiday name Holiday location Holiday type
World Environment Day Multiple [Show] United nations observance
Eid-al-Fitr Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Hari Raya Puasa Day 1 Malaysia Federal public holiday
Eid al-Fitr Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Eid al-Fitr Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
End of Ramadan Bosnia and herzegovina Optional holiday
Korité Multiple [Show] Public holiday
Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan) Iran National holiday
End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr) Albania National holiday
Id el Fitr Nigeria Public holiday
Constitution Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Eid el Fitr Egypt National holiday
Aid el-Fitr - Public holiday
Liberation Day Seychelles Public holiday
Eid al Fitr Kosovo Official holiday
Orozo Ait Kyrgyzstan Public holiday
Id ul Fitr Ghana Public holiday
Eid el Fitri Tanzania Public holiday
President´s Day Equatorial guinea National holiday
National Gingerbread Day - Weird
National Moonshine Day - Weird
National Veggie Burger Day - Weird
National Running Day - Weird
Eid ul Fitr Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Ramadan holiday Azerbaijan Public holiday
Eid ul-Fitr Bangladesh Public holiday
Ramzan Id/Eid-ul-Fitar India Gazetted holiday
Idul Fitri Day 1 Indonesia Public holiday
Hari Raya Puasa Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Ramjan Edul Fikra Nepal Optional holiday
Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1 Pakistan Public holiday
Ramadan Feast Day 2 Turkey National holiday

Historical Events on June 5

  • 1837: The Republic of Texas incorporates the city of Houston.
  • 1849: With the singing of a new Constitution, Denmark becomes a Constitutional Monarchy.
  • 1851: Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe begins its run in the National Era abolitionist newspaper. This anti-slavery serial will end up running for 10-months.
  • 1864: The Confederate Army at Piedmont in Virginia is defeated by General David Hunter and his Union forces. Almost a thousand Confederate soldiers become POWs.
  • 1883: The Orient Express leaves Paris, France for its first scheduled run.
  • 1915: The Constitution of Denmark is amended to allow women to vote.
  • 1940: German forces once again resume Operation Fall Rot during World War 2.
  • 1941: During the bombing of Chongqing, 4,000 residents smother in a bomb shelter during World War 2.
  • 1942: The U.S declares warm on Romania, Hungary and Bulgaria during WWII.
  • 1944: Over a thousand British bombers drop over five thousand tons of bombs on German gun batteries in Normandy in advance of D-Day.
  • 1956: Singer Elvis Presley introduces his new single Hound Dog on the Milton Berle Show and ends up scandalizing the audience with his very sexually suggestive hip movements.
  • 1976: The Teton Dam – located in Idaho – collapses on this day.
  • 1981: A rare form of pneumonia is spotted in 5 people in the Los Angeles Area and reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These cases would be the first officially recognized cases of AIDS.
  • 1998: At the GM Plant in Flint, Michigan, a strike begins. This strike would then spread to 5 other plants. Overall, the strikes would last almost two months.

Famous Birthdays on June 5

  • American sheriff Pat Garrett is born in 1850.
  • English author Ivy Compton-Burnett is born in 1884.
  • Hungarian-English engineer, physicist and Nobel Prize laureate, Dennis Gabor is born in 1900.
  • American rapper, actor and producer, Mark Wahlberg is born in 1971.
  • American actress Liza Weil is born in 1977.

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Record Store Day

Earth Day