On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 2009

Famous Weddings

  • Irish "Westlife" singer Kian Egan (29) weds British actress Jodi Albert (25) in Barbados

Famous Deaths

  • Bud Shrake, American writer (b. 1931)
  • Dom DiMaggio, American baseball outfielder, 1940-53 (Boston Red Sox), co-founder of New England Patriots, dies at 92
2009 Highlights

About May 8, 2009

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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