May 17th

May 17th is the 137th day of the year (138th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 228 days remaining until the end of the year. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday (58 in 400 years each) than on Friday or Saturday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on a Monday or Wednesday (56).

 

May 17th
The New York Stock Exchange in 2012.

1792 – The New York Stock Exchange is formed under the Buttonwood Agreement.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miss Kitten and The Hacker – Stock Exchange

 

 

 

May 17th
World Health Organization – Organisation mondiale de la santé (French)

1990 – The General Assembly of the World Health Organization (WHO) eliminates homosexuality from the list of psychiatric diseases.

 

 

 

 

Billy Bragg – Sexuality

 

 

May 17th
Copenhagen’s City Hall Square was the site of the riot.

2000Arsenal and Galatasaray fans clash in the 2000 UEFA Cup Final riots in Copenhagen.