What Happened on May 26, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 66th Cannes Film Festival: "Blue Is the Warmest Colour" directed by Abdellatif Kechiche wins the Palme d'Or. The two main actresses in the film, Adele Exarchopoulos and Lea Seydoux also awarded
  • Golfer Matteo Manassero wins the BMW PGA Championship
  • Indianapolis 500: Tony Kanaan wins in 2:40:03.4181 (301.644 km/h)
  • The Mumbai Indians defeat the Chennai Super Kings to win the Indian 20/20 Premier League

Famous Weddings

  • "Breaking Bad" actor Aaron Paul (33) weds Lauren Parsekian at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California
  • Cobra Starship rocker Gabe Saporta (33) weds fashion designer Erin Fetherston at St Nicholas Abbey plantation in Barbados

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Vance, American science fiction author, dies at 96