On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • English FA Cup Final, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff (71,140): Liverpool beats West Ham United, 3-1 on penalties after 3–3 (a.e.t.); Reds 7th title

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Sara Bakker weds Sloan Alexander at the United Church on the Green in New Haven, Connecticut
  • British football star player Gary O'Neil (22) weds Donna Guerin in Highclere Castle, Hampshire

Famous Deaths

  • Jaroslav Pelikan, American historian (b. 1923)
  • Johnnie Wilder, Jr., American singer (Heatwave), dies at 56