On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 2012

Historical Events

  • 137th Preakness: Mario Gutierrez aboard Ill Have Another wins in 1:55.94

Sports History

UEFA Champions League Final, Munich: Chelsea beats Bayern Munich, 4-3 on penalties after a 1–1 draw at the end of extra time; Blues' first title

Famous Weddings

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (28) weds his longtime girlfriend Priscilla Chan at a small ceremony in Palo Alto, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Boozer, College/Basketball Hall of Fame forward (Olympic gold 1960), dies of a brain aneurysm at 75
2012 Highlights

About May 19, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye Featuring Kimbra
  • UK #1 Song: R.I.P. - Rita Ora Ft. Tinie Tempah