On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 134th Preakness: Calvin Borel aboard Rachel Alexandra wins in 1:55.08
  • 54th Eurovision Song Contest: Alexander Rybak for Norway wins singing "Fairytale" in Moscow

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Jennifer Freeman (23) weds NBA guard Earl Watson (29) in Beverly Hills, California