What Happened on May 7, 2016

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 142nd Kentucky Derby: Nyquist ridden by Mario Gutierrez wins in 2:01.31

Famous Weddings

  • Rich Kids of Beverly Hills star Morgan Stewart (27) weds cast-mate and real estate agent Brendan Fitzpatrick at the Hummingbird Nest Ranch in Santa Susana, California

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Kroto, English chemist, (Nobel Prize laureate 1996), dies at 76
  • John Krish, British documentary filmmaker (Let My People Go), dies at 92