What Happened on May 21, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 130th Preakness: Jeremy Rose aboard Afleet Alex wins in 1:55.04
  • 50th Eurovision Song Contest: Helena Paparizou for Greece wins singing "My Number One" in Kiev

Famous Weddings

  • "Second Time Around" actor Boris Kodjoe (32) weds "Soul Food" actress Nicole Ari Parker (34) in Gundelfingen, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Morris, American comedic actor and director (The Andy Griffith Show, High Anxiety), dies of a heart disease at 85