What Happened on May 5, 2007

Historical Events

Sports History

133rd Kentucky Derby: Calvin Borel aboard 9-2 favourite Street Sense wins on his home track in front of special guest, Queen Elizabeth II

  • Kenya Airways Flight KQ 507 crashes in Cameroon.

Famous Weddings

Neve Campbell

"Scream" actress Neve Campbell (33) married British actor John Light (32) in Malibu, California; divorce in 2010

  • Actress and singer Brittany Murphy (29) weds writer and director Simon Monjack (37) at their home in Los Angeles City

Famous Deaths

  • Theodore Harold Maiman, American Inventor and engineer (created 1st working laser), dies at 79
2007 Highlights

About May 5, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

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