What Happened on May 19, 2001

Historical Events

  • 126th Preakness: Gary Stevens aboard Point Given wins in 1:55.40
  • Manchester United lose 3-1 to Tottenham at White Hart Lane but win English Premier League title for the 3rd consecutive season

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Sammes, British arranger, session, pop and easy-listening vocalist (The Mike Sammes Singers; Disneyland;, The Beatles; Olivia Newton-John), dies at 73
  • Susannah McCorkle, American singer (b. 1946)
2001 Highlights

About May 19, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All For You - Janet
  • UK #1 Song: It's Raining Men - Geri Halliwell