May 3rd, 2017

May 3rd, 2017, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 123 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

3 years, 2 months and 6 days have passed since May 3rd, 2017.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 3rd, 2017:

  • United States: Shape of You - Ed Sheeran
  • United Kingdom: Shape of You - Ed Sheeran

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Fate of the Furious" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is May 3rd, 2017 and it's a Wednesday. The summer of 2017 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual. The song Shape of You by Ed Sheeran is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom.

Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Fate of the Furious is at the top of the Box Office. The run-up to the 2017 French presidential election is currently taking place, with Emmanuel Macron squaring off against Marine Le Pen. Details have been emerging about a fraudulent luxury music festival called "Fyre Festival". The festival, which was promoted by rapper Ja Rule, recently fell apart due to issues with security, food and accommodation.

A toy called the "fidget spinner" is becoming a worldwide sensation. People are watching popular TV shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Game of Thrones", "Homeland" and "Stranger Things". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard", "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" and "What Remains of Edith Finch".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Doc McStuffins", "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Game Shakers". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4", "Xbox One", "Fidget spinner" and "Nintendo Switch".


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on May 3rd, 2017.

  • The Shape of Water

    "The Shape of Water" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2017.

  • 2017 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2017 included the likes of It, Get Out, Dunkirk, Wonder Woman, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Logan, Molly's Game, John Wick: Chapter 2 and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

  • 2017 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.

  • Record of the Year: 2017

    "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars would go on to win a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.

  • Gal Gadot

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.

  • Eurovision 2017

    The 2017 Eurovision song contest is held in Kiev, Ukraine. Portugal win the contest with the song "Amar pelos dois" by Salvador Sobral.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 3 years, 2 months and 6 days have passed since May 3rd, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 3rd, 2017, will be 3 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1493766000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 3rd, 2017:

  • April 13th, 2017: Ed Sheeran plays at the 3 Arena in Dublin.
  • April 14th, 2017: Kendrick Lamar releases his album "Damn".
  • April 19th, 2017: Former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez commits suicide.
  • April 19th, 2017: Bill O'Reilly is fired by Fox News over sexual harassment claims.
  • April 27th, 2017: The fraudulent music festival "Fyre Festival" falls apart after heavy rain and is eventually postponed.
  • May 7th, 2017: Emmanuel Macron wins the 2017 French presidential election.
  • May 9th, 2017: Donald Trump fires FBI Director James Comey.
  • May 12th, 2017: Football: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over West Brom.
  • May 18th, 2017: Soundgarden and Audioslave lead vocalist Chris Cornell commits suicide.
  • May 21st, 2017: Football: John Terry plays his final game for Chelsea.
  • May 22nd, 2017: An Islamic terrorist kills 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.
  • May 23rd, 2017: Chris Blue wins the twelfth season of The Voice.
  • May 27th, 2017: Arsenal win the FA Cup after defeating Chelsea 2-1.
  • May 29th, 2017: Former Panama ruler Manuel Noriega passes away.
  • May 30th, 2017: Comedian Kathy Griffin causes controversy when she uploads a video of herself holding a fake severed head that resembles Donald Trump.
  • May 31st, 2017: Trump makes his infamous "covfefe" Tweet.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 3rd, 2017, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 3rd, 2017 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 13 Reasons Why - Teen drama series.
  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.

2017 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2017.

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Paw Patrol" - "Doc McStuffins" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


2017 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2017:

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Fidget spinner
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of May:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 3rd of May:

  • Constitution Memorial Day (Japan)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on May 3rd, 2017.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 3rd, 2017 was probably conceived around the 24th of July, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 3rd, 2017 is the 10th of February, 2018. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • What Remains of Edith Finch - Adventure game developed by Giant Sparrow.
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Action-adventure game for the Nintendo Switch.
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard - Survival horror game.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Online battle royale game.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on May 3rd, 2017.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 3rd, 2017.

  • 1,163 days have passed since this date.
  • 100,483,200 seconds have passed since the May 3rd, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 117,230,400 times.
  • Since May 3rd, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 51,849,331,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 16,747,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 8,641,555 steps. That's about 3,841 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,205,798 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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