On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2000

Historical Events

  • Conjunction of Sun, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn & Moon

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Academy Award-winning actress Angelina Jolie (24) weds actor Billy Bob Thornton (44) at The Little Church of The West Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada


Famous Deaths

  • Gino Bartali, Italian cyclist (Tour de France 1938, 48; Giro d'Italia 1936-7, 46), dies of a heart attack at 85
2000 Highlights

About May 5, 2000

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus