May 17th, 2020

May 17th, 2020, fell on a Sunday. It was day 138 of 2020. The decade was the 2020s.

9 months and 11 days have passed since May 17th, 2020.



Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 9 months and 11 days have passed since May 17th, 2020.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2020.
  • Leap Year: 2020 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1589670000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 17th, 2020:

  • April 17th, 2020: President Trump encourages protests against state-led coronavirus restrictions.
  • April 17th, 2020: The song "Rockstar" is released by DaBaby.
  • April 26th, 2020: The global death toll from Covid-19 reaches 200,000.
  • May 1st, 2020: The movie "Black Widow (2020)" is released.
  • May 4th, 2020: Elon Musk's girlfriend Grimes gives birth to a baby boy.
  • May 15th, 2020: Harry Styles releases the song "Watermelon Sugar".
  • May 16th, 2020: Soccer: The Bundesliga in Germany returns after being suspended for two months due to Covid-19.
  • This date: May 17th, 2020
  • May 25th, 2020: An unarmed African-American man called George Floyd is killed during an arrest in Minneapolis.
  • May 26th, 2020: Protests begin in Minneapolis over the police killing of George Floyd.
  • May 27th, 2020: Protests in Minneapolis lead to looting and skirmishes with police.
  • May 27th, 2020: The death toll for Covid-19 in the United States reaches 100,000.
  • May 28th, 2020: Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey declares a state of emergency.
  • May 28th, 2020: Governor of Minnesota Tim Walz calls National Guard troops into Minneapolis.
  • June 15th, 2020: A skirmish between Indian and Chinese troops at the Galwan Valley leads to multiple deaths on both sides.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 17th, 2020, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Taurus is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2020 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 17th, 2020 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

2020 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2020:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of May:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 17th of May:

  • Constitution Day (Norway)

US President

Who was the US President on May 17th, 2020?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 17th, 2020?

  • Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 17th, 2020 was probably conceived around the 8th of August, 2019. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 17th, 2020 is the 24th of February, 2021. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 17th, 2020.

  • 287 days have passed since this date.
  • 24,800,400 seconds have passed since the May 17th, 2020.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 28,933,800 times.
  • Since May 17th, 2020, earth has travelled approximately 12,797,006,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 4,133,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 2,132,834 steps. That's about 948 miles!
  • Since this date, 297,605 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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