Historical Events on May 26, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 55th Cannes Film Festival: "The Pianist" directed by Roman Polanski wins the Palme d'Or
  • Álvaro Uribe becomes President of Colombia.

Music releaseAlbum Release

Eminem releases his 4th studio album “The Eminem Show” (2002 Billboard Album of the Year, Grammy Award Best Rap Album 2003)

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  • Indianapolis 500: Hélio Castroneves wins in 3:00:10.871 (267.954 km/h)
  • The Mars Odyssey finds signs of large ice deposits on the planet Mars.