On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 2005

Historical Events


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

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


Famous Deaths

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

About May 15, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus