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Historical Events Happened In January - 17

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

1889  On January - 17 juan Montalvo, Ecuadorian author (Siete Tratados), dies at 56  

1890  Salomon Sulzer, composer, dies at 85 on January - 17.  

1891  Marjorie Gateson, Bkln NY, actress (One Man's Family) on January - 17.  

1891  Johannes Josephus Hermanus Verhulst, composer, dies at 74 on January - 17.  

1892  Alexandre Levy, composer, dies at 27 on this day in history.  

1893  On this day in history -17ºF (-27ºC), Millsboro DE (state record)  

1893  Hawaii's Queen Liliuokalani abdicates the throne, bowing to pressure from sugar planters and businessmen on this day in history.  

1893  On January - 17 queen Liliuokalani deposed, Kingdom of Hawaii becomes a republic  

1893  Queen Liliuokalani of Hawaii was deposed in a bloodless revolution and a provisional government established, with annexation by the United States as its aim on this day in history.  

1893  On this day in history rutherford B. Hayes, the 19th president of the U.S., dies in Fremont, Ohio, at age 70.  

1893  -17°F (-27°C), Millsboro, Delaware (state record) on this day in history.  

1893  Rutherford B Hayes, 19th US Pres (1877-81), dies in Fremont Ohio at 70 on this day in history.  

1895  Félix Faure installed as President of France on January - 17.  

1895  On this day in history french President Casimir-Perier resigns  

1896  Harry Reser, Ohio, orch leader (Sammy Kaye Show) on January - 17.  

1897  Nils Asther, Malmö Sweden, actor (Bluebeard, Night Monster) on January - 17.  

1899  On this day in history the birth of Al Capone, American gangster  

1899  On this day in history uS takes possession of Wake Island in Pacific  

1899  On January - 17 al Capone, Italy, gangster (Chicago bootlegging)  

1900  Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts on this day in history.  

1901  On January - 17 vasily Petrovich Shirinsky, composer  

1901  Jacob G Agarah, Swedish algologist, dies at 87 on this day in history.  

1902  On January - 17 geoffrey W Lloyd, British minister of Brandstoffen/Energy (1951-55)  

1902  Gideon Scheepers, South Africa Boer leader, executed on this day in history.  

1903  Warren Hull, Gasport NY, actor (Strike it Rich, Who in the World) on this day in history.  

1904  On January - 17 anton Chekhov's "Cherry Orchard" opens at Moscow Art Theater  

1904  On January - 17 grant Withers, Pueblo CO, actor (Oklahoma, Annie)  

1905  On this day in history punchboards patented by Charles Brewer & C G Scannell, Chicago IL  

1905  On this day in history punchboards patented by Charles Brewer & C G Scannell, Chicago  

1905  Franz Schmid, Germany, ascended northside of Matterhorn (1931) on this day in history.  

1907  Henk H Badings, Bandung Indonesia, Dutch opera composer (Orestes) on this day in history.  

1908  Akkineni LV Lakshmi Varaprasada Rao Prasad, producer on January - 17.  

1908  On January - 17 ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane, dies at 72  

1909  On this day in history sir Francis Smith, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1819  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1342  Philip, the Bold, duke of Burgundy was born on this day in history.  

1463  On this day in history birth of frederick III, the Wise, elector of Saxony (1486-25), protector Luther  

1484  George Spalatin, German reformer (d. 1545) was born on this day in history.  

1501  Leonhard Fuchs, Germany, botanist (History of Plants) was born on this day in history.  

1504  Pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri] saint, pope (1566-72) was born on January - 17.  

1517  On January - 17 birth of antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes)  

1545  On January - 17 birth of antonio Pace, composer  

1560  On this day in history birth of gaspard Bauhin, Swiss botanist (d. 1624)  

Famous Deaths In January - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0395  Theodosius I, the Great, Spanish emperor of Rome, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1103  Frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies on this day in history.  

1119  On January - 17 boudouin VII Hapkin, count of Flanders, dies  

1229  On January - 17 albert, bishop of Riga/founder (Sword Knights), dies at about 68  

1369  On this day in history death of king Peter I of Cyprus (murdered) (b. 1328)  

1468  Death of Skanderbeg, Albanian leader (b. 1405) on this day in history.  

1598  On January - 17 death of fyodor I Tsar of Russia (b. 1557)  

1604  Santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61 on January - 17.