What Happened on May 7, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 52nd British Academy Television Awards: "Help" Best Comedy, "Doctor Who" Best Drama

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Tori Spelling (32) weds actor Dean McDermott (39) at Wakaya Club in Wakaya Island, Fiji

Famous Deaths

  • Joan C. Edwards, American philanthropist (b. 1918)
  • Machiko Soga, Japanese actress, singer, and tokusatsu legend (b. 1943)
  • Richard Carleton, Australian news reporter (b.1943)