On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 2002

Historical Events

  • The "55 parties" clause of the Kyoto protocol is reached after its ratification by Iceland

Famous Deaths

Person of interestSam Snead

Sam Snead, American golfer ((7 PGA Tour major titles; US Masters 1949, 52, 54), dies of a stroke at 89

Golfer Sam Snead
Sam Snead

2002 Highlights

About May 23, 2002

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini