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 This day in History - July 5
359 Historic Events for July 5
1959

Indonesia restores constitution

Event
1959

Jack Gelber's "Connection," premieres in NYC

Event
1959

Ben-Gurion's Israeli govt resigns

Event
1960

Mongolia adopts constitution

Event
1961

KUSD TV channel 2 in Vermillion, SD (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1961

St Louis Cardinal Bill White hits 3 HRs and a double

Event
1961

80 die in collisions in Algiers

Event
1962

Algeria gains independence after 132 years of French rule

Event
1962

96 murder at massacre in Oran, Algeria

Event
1962

Mantle hits 2 homers en route to 4 consecutive homers

Event
1963

Daniel Ruyneman, composer, dies at 76

Death
1963

1st Beatle tune to hit US charts, Del Shannon "From Me to You" at #87

Event
1964

Mark H Lascells, grandson of English princess Mary

Birth
1964

Salim Raza, UAE cricket all-rounder (1996 World Cup)

Birth
1965

Lucy Han, Hartford, Conn, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-7th-1994)

Birth
1966

NYC transit fare rises from 15› to 20›

Event
1966

National Guard mobilizes in Omaha after 3rd night of rioting

Event
1966

Saturn I rocket launched at Cape Kennedy

Event
1967

Congo uprising under Belgian mercenary Jean Schramme

Event
1967

Tim Worrell, Pasadena Calif, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

Birth
1968

Molly Brock, Berkeley Calif, rower (Olympics-96)

Birth
1968

Phila 76'ers trade Wilt Chamberlain to LA Lakers

Event
1968

Shahid Anwar, cricketer (Pakistani all-rounder 1996 England tour)

Birth
1968

John Lennon sells his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce

Event
1968

Nate Singleton, NFL wide receiver (SF 49ers)

Birth