What Happened on May 6, 2000

Historical Events

Kentucky Derby

126th Kentucky Derby: Kent Desormeaux aboard Fusaichi Pegasus wins in 2:01.12

Famous Weddings

Noah Wyle

Actor Noah Wyle (28) weds makeup artist Tracy Warbin

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard Salzedo, British orchestral, ballet, and film composer (The Witch Boy; Requiem Sine Voxibus, Hammer Films), dies at 78
2000 Highlights

About May 6, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 23 years and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Maria Maria - Santana Featuring The Product G&B
  • UK #1 Song: Bound 4 Da Reload (Casualty) - Oxide & Neutrino