Jun 5 1993 Mariah Carey marries Tommy Mottoler. Jun 5 1986 Ronald W. Pelton is convicted of selling secrets to the Soviet Union. He received 3 life terms plus 10 years. Jun 5 1975 Egypt re-opens Suez Canal to international shipping 8 years after closing it because of the 1967 war with Israel. Jun 5 1967 War erupted in the Middleeast with Israel. Jun 5 1947 Secretary of State George C. Marshall gives speech at Harvard oulining what became 'The Marshall Plan'. Jun 5 1940 Battle of France begun. Jun 5 1933 U.S. abandons Gold standard. Jun 5 1884 Civil War hero Gen. William T. Sherman refused presidential nomination saying 'I will not accept if nominated nor serve if elected.' Jun 5 1875 Formal opening of the Pacific Stock Exchange. Jun 5 1849 Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy. Jun 5 1833 Ada Lovelace (future first computer programmer) meets Charles Babbage. Jun 5 1783 Joseph & Jacques Montgolifier demonstrate their hot-air balloon in a 10 minute flight.
Jun 5 1934 Bill Moyers Jun 5 1900 Dennis Gabor, inventor of holography (3D laser photography.) Jun 5 1883 John Maynard Keynes, another economist. Jun 5 1723 Adam Smith, economist