On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 133rd Kentucky Derby: Calvin Borel aboard Street Sense wins in 2:02.17
  • Kenya Airways Flight KQ 507 crashes in Cameroon.

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

"Scream" actress Neve Campbell (33) weds actor John Light (32) in Malibu

Actress Neve Campbell
Neve Campbell
  • 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