On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Bodies of 26 migrant teenage girls recovered from the Mediterranean, another 400 migrants rescued
  • Gunman shoots 26 dead and injures 20 at a church in Sunderland Springs, Texas
  • Paradise Papers are leaked; 13.4 million documents from offshore investment firm Appleby, mentioning Queen Elizabeth and Wilbur Ross US Secretary of Commerce
  • Shalane Flanagan becomes the first American woman to win the New York marathon for 40 years
  • Typhoon Damrey strikes Vietnam's south-central coast killing at least 27, leaving others missing

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Donald Trump begins a 12-day trip to Asia in Toyko, Japan

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump