What Happened on May 7, 2002

Historical Events

  • A China Northern Airlines MD-82 plunges into the Yellow Sea, killing 112 people.

Famous Deaths

  • Kevyn Aucoin, American makeup artist and photographer, dies of the effects of acetaminophen toxicity at 40

Seattle SlewSeattle Slew (1974-2002)

American racehorse (American Triple Crown 1977), dies at 28

  • Xavier Montsalvatge, Spanish composer (El gato con botas), dies at 90
2002 Highlights

About May 7, 2002

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 21 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

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