On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2011

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Choules, last surviving World War I veteran (b. 1901)
  • Dana Wynter, German-English actress (Airport, Invasion of the Body Snatchers), dies at 79
  • Yosef Merimovich, Israeli football player and manager (b. 1924)
2011 Highlights

About May 5, 2011

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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