The 18th of May, 2017, fell on a Thursday. Day 138 of 2017. Decade: 2010s.
2 years, 8 months and 8 days have passed since the 18th of May, 2017.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 18th of May, 2017:
Soundgarden and Audioslave lead vocalist Chris Cornell commits suicide.
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 the 18th of May, 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.
Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.
The 2017 Eurovision song contest is held in Kiev, Ukraine. Portugal win the contest with the song "Amar pelos dois" by Salvador Sobral.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 18th of May:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 18th of May, 2017.
983 days have passed since this date.
84,934,800 seconds have passed since the 18th of May, 2017.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 99,090,600 times.
Since the 18th of May, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 43,826,356,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 14,155,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 7,304,393 steps. That's about 3,246 miles!
Since this date, 1,019,218 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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