What Happened on May 9, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Divorces

  • "The View" former co-host Star Jones (46) divorces investment banker Al Reynolds (39) after three-and-a-half years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Gibson, Australian rugby league footballer and coach (b. 1929)
  • Nuala O'Faolain, Irish journalist (b. 1942)