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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 17th May 2017

Wednesday, 17th May 2017

Rock Of Ages 2005.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 17th May, the following concerts and events took place. Including the US/Canadian release of the 'Rock Of Ages The Definitive Collection' album 12 years ago on this day in 2005.

The album reached Number 10 in the US Top 200 album chart on 4th June and spent 30 weeks on the chart.

Read more about this album anniversary.

On this day in 2015 the band kicked off the European leg of the 2015 world tour in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Also on this day in 1988 the Japanese leg of the Hysteria tour started in Tokyo.

As of 2017, Def Leppard have played 5 times on this date.

  • Def Leppard History - Concerts/Events On This Day
  • 17th May 2016  |  PPL Center, Allentown, PA, USA - Show Page
  • 17th May 2015  |  Siemens Arena, Vilnius, LITHUANIA - Show Page
  • 17th May 2005  |  Album Release - 'Rock Of Ages The Definitive Collection', US/CAN - Album Page | News Story
  • 17th May 1993  |  Palacio de los Deportes, Barcelona, SPAIN - Show Page
  • 17th May 1988  |  Yoyogi Olympic Pool, Tokyo, JAPAN - Show Page
  • 17th May 1983  |  Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, TN, USA - Show Page

Use the previous news links to go back through each day in history to June 2011.