On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 2007

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 5th Republic protest in support of state secularism held in İzmir, Turkey
  • At 16 years, 65 days Matthew Briggs debuts for Fulham in a 3-1 defeat at Middlesbrough; youngest player to appear in an English Premier League match
  • Construction of the Calafat-Vidin Bridge between Romania and Bulgaria begins.

Sport awardPGA Players Championship

PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: American Phil Mickelson wins by 2 strokes ahead of runner-up Sergio García of Spain; event played in May for the first time