On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 2016

Historical Events

Historic Event

Boris Johnson resigns as Mayor of London, succeeded by Sadiq Khan

Election of Interest

Rodrigo Duterte wins Philippine presidential election, promising war on drug trade and killing of criminals


Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Nineham, British theologian, dies at 94
  • John Warr, English cricket bowler (avg 281) & president (MCC), dies at 88
2016 Highlights

About May 9, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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