On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 2010

Famous Deaths

  • Walasse Ting, Chinese-American painter (b. 1929)
  • Yvonne Loriod, French pianist, composer (Mélopées africaines), and teacher, dies at 86
2010 Highlights

About May 17, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Not Afraid - Eminem
  • UK #1 Song: Good Times - Roll Deep