What Happened on May 17, 2018

Historical Events

  • Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo spreads to the city of Mbandaka
  • Gina Haspel confirmed as the first female director of the CIA by the US Senate
  • Michigan State University will pay $500 million in claims to 300 survivors of sexual abuse involving Larry Nassar. Largest sexual abuse case in sports history.
2018 Highlights

About May 17, 2018

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Is America - Childish Gambino
  • UK #1 Song: One Kiss - Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa