On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 2005

Historical Events

  • The new Canadian War Museum opens, in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of V-E Day.

Famous Deaths

  • Nicol├ís Vuyovich, Argentine racing driver, dies at 23
2005 Highlights

About May 8, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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