On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2006

Historical Events

  • The government of Sudan signs an accord with the Sudan Liberation Army

Famous Deaths

  • Joep de Boer, Dutch naval officer and politician (CDA), dies at 81
  • Naushad Ali, Indian composer, and Hindi film music director, dies at 86
2006 Highlights

About May 5, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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