On This Day

What Happened on May 28, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 59th Cannes Film Festival: "The Wind That Shakes the Barley" directed by Ken Loach wins the Palme d'Or

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Barry Bonds hits his 715th career home run, passing Babe Ruth on the MLB all-time list

MLB Legend Barry Bonds
MLB Legend
Barry Bonds
Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Indianapolis 500: Sam Hornish Jr wins in 3:10:58.7590 (252.804 km/h)

Famous Weddings

  • "Average Joe" actor Adam Mesh (30) weds Jessica Malca in Miami, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Thorleif Schjelderup, Norwegian author and ski jumper (b. 1920)