On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 2017

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Emmanuel Macron wins France's presidential election defeating Marine Le Pen

President of France Emmanuel Macron
President of France
Emmanuel Macron
President of the National Front Party Marine Le Pen
President of the National Front Party
Marine Le Pen

Event of interestEvent of Interest

MTV becomes 1st major awards show to adopt gender-neutral categories - Emma Watson best film actor, Millie Bobby Brown best TV actor

  • “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” becomes the highest grossing Indian box office film ever earning $120 million

Famous Deaths

  • David Pell, American big band jazz saxophonist, bandleader (Dave Pell Octet), and record producer, dies at 92
2017 Highlights

About May 7, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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