On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2015

Historical Events

  • "Traveller" debut album by Chris Stapleton is released (Grammy Award Best Country Album, 2016; Billboard Album of the Year, 2016)
  • Archaeornithura meemannae, the oldest known prehistoric bird, is discovered
  • Scientists announce the discovery of the oldest & most distant galaxy known to man, EGS-zs8-1

Famous Deaths

  • Craig Gruber, American rock bassist (Rainbow), dies of cancer at 63
2015 Highlights

About May 5, 2015

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus