What Happened on May 2, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 135th Kentucky Derby: Calvin Borel aboard Mine That Bird wins in 2:02.66

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal (32) weds film and stage actor Peter Sarsgaard (38) in a small chapel in Brindisi, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Kemp, former United States Congressman and 1996 Vice Presidential Candidate (b. 1935)