What Happened on May 17, 2019

Historical Events

  • Brooks Koepka fires a 65 (-5) to set new record for lowest 36-hole score in a golf major at the PGA Championship at Bethpage State Park; 7 stroke lead is a 36-hole tournament record
  • Taiwan's parliament votes to legalize same-sex marriage, the first Asian country
  • Tyler, the Creator releases his fifth studio album "Igor" which becomes his first number-one album in the United States
2019 History

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Wouk, American novelist (The Caine Mutiny, The Winds of War), dies at 103

About May 17, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

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