On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 2011

Historical Events

Film Premier

"The Artist" directed by Michel Hazanavicius and starring Jean Dujardin and Bérénice Bejo premieres at the Cannes Film festival (Best Picture 2012)

  • PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: K. J. Choi of South Korea defeats David Toms on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff to win $1.71 million winner's cheque

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Tamera Mowry (32) weds Fox News Correspondent Adam Housley (39) at Villagio Inn & Spa in Napa, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Flannigan, American jazz singer (The Four Freshmen), dies at 84
2011 Highlights

About May 15, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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