On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2005

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Tony Blair's Labour Party is re-elected for a third consecutive term in UK general election

Famous Deaths

  • Ted Atkinson, American jockey (US Champion 1944, 46), dies of a stroke at 88
2005 Highlights

About May 5, 2005

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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