On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Cornell, American musician (Soundgarden, Audioslave), commits suicide at 52
  • Frankie Paul [Paul Blake], Jamaican reggae musician, dies of kidney disease at 51
  • Jacque Fresco, American industrial designer and founder of the Venus Project, dies at 101
  • Roger Ailes, American TV executive and CEO of Fox News (1996-2016), dies at 77