What Happened on May 9, 1889

Historical Events

  • 15th Kentucky Derby: Thomas Kiley aboard Spokane wins in 2:34.50

Famous Deaths

  • William S. Harney, American general, dies at 88
1889 Highlights

About May 9, 1889

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus