What Happened on May 17, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 90 people are killed and 200 are injured after a series of bombings across Iraq

Famous Deaths

  • Alan O'Day, American rocker, dies from brain cancer at 72
  • Jorge Rafael Videla, Argentinean dictator, dies from complications from a fall at 87
  • Ken Venturi, American golfer and sports broadcaster, dies from multiple infections at 82