What Happened on May 5, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 99th Kentucky Derby: Ron Turcotte aboard Secretariat wins in 1:59.4

Famous Birthdays

  • Johan Hedberg, Nacka SWE, hockey goalie (Team Sweden, Oly-1998)
  • Matt Dubuc, CFL running back (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Muhsin Muhammad, wide receiver (Carolina Panthers)
  • Tina Yothers, Whittier California, actresss (Jennifer-Family Ties)