The day Osama bin Laden died

Published On: Sep 01 2011 02:22:24 PM EDT   Updated On: May 01 2012 12:43:42 PM EDT

As the world marks the one-year anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death, look back at that historic day -- May 1, 2011 -- as it unfolded.

Bin Laden Dead - 3
13 / 32
Chip East/Reuters

Firefighters in New York celebrate the news of Osama bin Laden's death.