What Happened on May 17, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Dave Berg, American cartoonist (b. 1920)
  • James Chichester-Clark, Irish politician, Prime Minister of Northern Ireland (1969-71), dies at 79
  • Ladislao Kubala, Hungarian-Spanish footballer (b. 1927)
  • Sharon Sheeley, American songwriter (b. 1940)