On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 2016

Historical Events

  • Leicester City win the English Premier League title after starting the season at 5,000-1 odds
  • World Snooker Championship, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield: Mark Selby of England beats China's Ding Junhui, 18-14 for his second world crown

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Adam Rodriguez (41) weds longtime love Grace Gail in a romantic ceremony in Tuscany, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Afeni Shakur, mother of Tupac Shakur, Black Panther Party member, dies at 69
2016 Highlights

About May 2, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: May Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

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