What happened on May 17... but years ago

Wondering what happened on May 17 in history? We have a selection of happenings just for you. Browse our website to see famous people's birthdays on May 17, anniversaries in Music, important dates in Movies & Series and much more.

Celebrity birthdays on May 17

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Photo of Sugar Ray Leonard

Sugar Ray Leonard

Boxer

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Photo of Hill Harper

Hill Harper

Actor

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Photo of Charlotte Crosby

Charlotte Crosby

Reality Star

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