On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 22 year old UK blogger halts spread of global ransomware cyber-attack by accidentally identifying "kill switch"
  • 62nd Eurovision Song Contest: Portugal's Salvador Sobral wins singing "Amar Pelos Dois"
  • Bus plunges off cliff near Marmaris, Turkey, killing at least 23, injuring 11

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Jim Parsons marries graphic designer Todd Spiewak at the Rainbow Room in New York
  • Country music vocalist Dan Smyers (29) weds longtime love Abby Law in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Former WNBA player Diana Taurasi (34) weds teammate Penny Taylor (36) in Pheonix, Arizona