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Saturday May 15, 2021

May 15: Day of the Week

May 15, 2021 is the 135th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 230 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.

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Here’s the May calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

May 2021
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Zodiac & Birthstone

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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May 15 Historical Event(s)

  • 1567
    Mary, Queen of Scots, marries James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, her third husband.
  • 1791
    Maximilien Robespierre proposes the Self-denying Ordinance.
  • 1793
    Diego Marín Aguilera flies a glider for “about 360 meters”, at a height of 5-6 meters, during one of the first attempted .
  • 1800
    George III of the United Kingdom survives an assassination attempt by James Hadfield, who is later acquitted by reason of insanity.
  • 1817
    Opening of the first private mental health hospital in the United States, the Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason (now Friends Hospital) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • 1864
    American Civil War: Battle of Resaca, Georgia ends.
  • 1928
    Mickey Mouse premiered in his first cartoon, Plane Crazy
  • 1942
    World War II: in the United States, a bill creating the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) is signed into law.
  • 1943
    Joseph Stalin dissolves the Comintern (or Third International).
  • 1997
    The United States government acknowledges the existence of the “Secret War” in Laos and dedicates the Laos Memorial in honor of Hmong and other “Secret War” veterans.

Who were born on May 15?

  • 1924
    Maria Koepcke, German ornithologist (d. 1971)
  • 1945
    Lasse Berghagen, Swedish singer
  • 1948
    Kathleen Sebelius, American politician and Obama Administration figure
  • 1953
    George Brett, American baseball player
  • 1956
    Dan Patrick, American sportscaster
  • 1967
    John Smoltz, baseball player
  • 1976
    Torraye Braggs, American basketball player
  • 1981
    Jamie-Lynn Sigler, American actress
  • 1982
    Jessica Sutta, American dancer, singer and actress (Pussycat Dolls)
  • 1990
    Jordan Eberle, Canadian hockey player

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