On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 2005

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith", directed by George Lucas, starring Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen and Natalie Portman, premieres at the Cannes Film Festival

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Laureus World Sports Awards, Casino Estoril, Portugal: Sportsman: Roger Federer; Sportswoman: Kelly Holmes; Team: Greece Men's National Football team

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer

Famous Deaths

  • Alan B. Gold, Quebec Chief Justice (b. 1917)
2005 Highlights

About May 15, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus