On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 2000

Historical Events

  • 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

Actor Noah Wyle
Noah Wyle

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard Salzedo, British composer, mostly for ballet (The Witch Boy), dies at 78
2000 Highlights

About May 6, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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