On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 2008

Famous Divorces

  • "The View" former co-host Star Jones (46) divorces investment banker Al Reynolds (39) after three-and-a-half years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Gibson, Australian rugby league footballer & coach, dies at 79
  • Nuala O'Faolain, Irish journalist, dies at 68
2008 Highlights

About May 9, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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