What happened this day in history May 17, 2007

What are the important events that happened on May 17, 2007? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

May 17, 2007: Facts & Myths About This Day

May 17, 2007 is the 137th day of the year 2007 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 228 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Thursday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is May 4, 2007 – a Thursday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,179,360,000 seconds has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectatriacontaheptagon’ day.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $204.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

My Birthday Ninja Facts Curious to discover some fun birthday facts about May 17, 2007? Listen to the number-one song on the day you were born. Find out what your birthday means! (Sponsored link)

May 17, 2007 Historical Events

  • 2007
    Trains from North and South Korea cross the 38th Parallel in a test-run agreed by both governments. This is the first time that trains have crossed the Demilitarized Zone since 1953.

Who died on May 17, 2007?

  • 2007
    Lloyd Alexander, American author (b. 1924)
  • 2007
    T.K. Doraiswamy (also known as Nakulan), Indian poet and author (b. 1921)

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters EPRQXUXAJYAY? Check your answers here: Word search EPRQXUXAJYAY. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)