On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 2017

Historical Events

Murder of Interest

Californian man Craig Coley pardoned for a double murder after serving 39 years by Governor Jerry Brown. Longest prison term to be overturned in the state.

Historic Event

Ratko Mladic the "Butcher of Bosnia" is convicted of genocide and other atrocities during the Bosnian war and jailed for life in The Hague

  • Uber admits hackers stole personal information affecting 57 million people worldwide and paid $100,00 to keep quiet
  • Vanellope Wilkins, born with her heart outside her body, is first UK baby to survive birth and operations to reinsert her heart

Famous Deaths

  • Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Russian operatic baritone, dies of brain cancer at 55
  • John Hendricks, American lyricist and singer (Lambert, Hendricks & Ross), dies at 96
2017 Highlights

About November 22, 2017

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 4 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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