What Happened on May 4, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 122nd Kentucky Derby: Jerry Bailey aboard Grindstone wins in 2:01
  • ABC Bud Light Masters Bowling Tournament won by Ernie Schlegel
  • Greg Pavlik one-hits Tigers making the Rangers 1st AL team to pitch back-to-back one-hitters since the Washington Senators in 1917

Famous Weddings

  • "CSI Miami" actor David Caruso (40) weds flight attendant Margaret Buckley (33)
  • Actor-producer Forest Whitaker (35) weds actress-model Keisha Nash (23) in Montego Bay, Jamaica

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist, dies at 87
  • Stanley William Reed, cineaste, dies at 85