Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on May 5, the 124th day of the year: 1961- The first American travels to space. 1968- The Big Mac makes its debut. 1979- Peaches and Herb top the music charts with Reunited. 1997- Married With Children airs its final episode on Fox.
Source: On This Day In Pop Culture May 5