What Happened on October 5, 2017

Historical Events

Historic Publication

"The New York Times" publishes investigation into sexual harassment behaviour by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein

  • Iraqi forces claim victory and control over Islamic State's last urban stronghold Hawija, Northern Iraq

Historic Event

Spanish constitutional court suspends Catalan parliament to prevent declaration of independence


2017 Highlights

About October 5, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bodak Yellow (Money Moves) - Cardi B
  • UK #1 Song: Too Good At Goodbyes - Sam Smith