On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 2017

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 & founder of the Venus Project, dies at 101
  • Jimmy "Bro" Hayes, American doo-wop bass singer (Persuasions - "Under the Boardwalk"), dies at 74
  • Roger Ailes, American TV executive & CEO of Fox News (1996-2016), dies at 77
2017 Highlights

About May 18, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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