On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2013

Historical Events

  • 10 people are killed in a church attack in Njilan, Nigeria
  • 5 people are killed after a limousine catches fire in Hayward, California

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Kirsch, German poet, dies at 78
2013 Highlights

About May 5, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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