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Famous Birthdays In July - 17

Friday, 28 July 2017

1487  Esma'il I, shah who converted Iran from Sunni to Shi'ah was born on this day in history.  

1487  Ismail I, Shah of Persia (d. 1524) was born on this day in history.  

1674  Isaac Watts, England, writer/preacher/hymnist (Horae Lyrican) was born on July - 17.  

1702  On this day in history birth of johann Schneider, composer  

1744  On July - 17 birth of elbridge Gerry, (DR) 5th VP (Mass-Gov), invented gerrymandering  

1745  On this day in history birth of petr Alekseevich Pahlen, Russian general (d. 1826)  

1763  Johannes H van der Palm, Dutch theologist/minister of Education was born on this day in history.  

1763  On this day in history birth of john Jacob Astor, Germany, richest man in US, banker/fur trader  

1775  On this day in history birth of august Harder, composer  

1797  Hippolyte Delaroche, French painter (d. 1856) was born on this day in history.  

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1817  On this day in history birth of ignace Xavier Joseph Leybach, composer  

1827  Frederick A Able, English chemist/inventor (cordiet) was born on this day in history.  

1830  Eelco Refer, linguist (Dictionary for the Dutch translator) was born on July - 17.  

1831  On this day in history birth of xianfeng, Emperor of China (d. 1861)  

1832  Johan August Soderman, composer was born on July - 17.  

1839  Friedrich Gernsheim, composer was born on July - 17.  

1839  Ephraim Shay, American inventor (d. 1916) was born on this day in history.  

1853  Francesco Fanciulli, composer was born on July - 17.  

1859  Luis Munoz Rivera, Puerto Rico, journalist (founded Federalist Party) was born on July - 17.  

1871  On this day in history birth of lyonel C A Feininger, US cartoonist/painter  

1873  On this day in history birth of antonina Neshdanova, Russian soprano (Rigoletto)  

1875  On July - 17 birth of donald Francis Tovey, Eton England, musicologist/composer  

1876  Maxim M Litvinov, [Meyer H Wallach], Russian diplomat was born on July - 17.  

1876  On this day in history birth of rosa Jackson Lumpkin, Georgia, lived to be 115 (died in 1991)  

1876  On this day in history birth of vittorio Gnecchi, composer  

1878  Henri Zagwijn, composer was born on this day in history.  

1883  On this day in history birth of bart de Ligt, anti militarist theologist (Acting Peace)  

1883  On this day in history birth of mauritz Stiller, Swedish actor/director (Erotikon)  

1885  Benjamin James Dale, composer was born on this day in history.  

1888  Shmuel Agnon, Israel, novelist (Day Before Yesterday-Nobel 1966) was born on July - 17.  

1889  Erle Stanley Gardner, US detective writer (Perry Mason) was born on this day in history.  

1894  On July - 17 birth of mary Clare, London England, actress (Evil Mind, Young & Innocent)  

1897  Elbert Parr Tuttle, lawyer/judge was born on this day in history.  

1898  Berenice Abbott, Springfield Oh, photographer (World of Atget) was born on July - 17.  

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Famous Deaths In July - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0521  Death of Magnus Felix Ennodius, bishop and Latin poet (b. 474) on this day in history.  

0656  On July - 17 death of uthman ibn Affan, Third Caliph, assassinated.  

0924  Edward, the Older, English speaking king (899-924), dies on July - 17.  

1025  On this day in history boleslaw I Chobry, [the brave], duke/king of Poland, dies  

1070  Boudouin VI, count of Flanders/Henegouwen, dies on this day in history.  

1345  On July - 17 death of jacob Van Artevelde, [Manner Man], Flemish broker, lynched  

1453  Death of John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader on this day in history.  

1510  Edmund Dudley, English minister of Justice/Finance, dies on July - 17.  

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