On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2001

Historical Events

  • 127th Kentucky Derby: Jorge Chavez aboard Monarchos wins in 1:59.97

Famous Deaths

  • Cliff Hillegass, American publisher (Cliffsnotes), dies at 83
2001 Highlights

About May 5, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus