What Happened on May 5, 2014

Historical Events

  • China announces it will upgrade Ethiopia's infrastructure in an effort to improve a China-Africa strategic partnership

Sports History

World Snooker Championship, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield: Briton Mark Selby beats countryman Ronnie O'Sullivan 18-14, the first of 3 world titles

Famous Deaths

  • Butler Derrick, American politician (Rep-D-SC, 1974-95), dies at 77

About May 5, 2014

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus

Holidays: May Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

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