What Happened on May 24, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 68th Cannes Film Festival: "Dheepan" directed by Jacques Audiard wins the Palme d'Or
  • Indianapolis 500: Juan Pablo Montoya wins in 3:05:56.5286 (259.653 km/h)
  • Mumbai Indians defeat Chennai Super Kings to win the 2015 20/20 cricket Indian Premier League

Famous Weddings

  • Actress and model Michelle Keegan (28) weds TV presenter Mark Wright (28) at Hengrave Hall estate in Suffolk

Famous Deaths

  • Tanith Lee, British Science-fiction author (The Flat-Earth Cycle), dies of cancer at 67