On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 135th Kentucky Derby: Calvin Borel wins aboard 50-1 long shot Mine That Bird

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal (32) weds film and stage actor Peter Sarsgaard (38) in a small chapel in Brindisi, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Kemp, former United States Congressman and 1996 Vice Presidential Candidate (b. 1935)