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? 7 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  • UK #1 Song: Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix) - Omi