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Historical Events In January - 17

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

1959  On January - 17 "Say, Darling" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 332 performances  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  On January - 17 abdul Aziz, cricket, dies at 17 struck by ball in fc match for Karachi  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  On January - 17 mickey Wright wins LPGA Sea Island Women's Golf Invitational  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Eisenhower allegedly orders the assassination of Congo's Lumumba on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Eisenhower allegedly orders assassination of Congo's Lumumba on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On this day in history patrice Lumumba, African revolutionary, murdered at 36  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On this day in history nASA civilian pilot Neil A Armstrong takes X-15 to 40,690 m  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On January - 17 a NASA civilian pilot Neil A Armstrong takes X-15 to 40,690 m  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On this day in history gerrit Achterberg, Dutch poet (Dead End), dies at 56  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  On this day in history joe Walker takes X-15 to altitude of 82 km  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1964  Terence Hanbury White, novelist (England Have My Bones), dies at 57 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  On January - 17 a U.S. B52 bomber carrying four hydrogen bombs collided with its refueling plane over Palomares, Spain, scattering radioactive plutonium over the area.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  Martin Luther King Jr opens campaign in Chicago on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  USAF B-52 carrying 4 unarmed hydrogen bombs crashes on Spanish coast at Palomares, 7 die on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  B-52/KC-135 tankers crash near Spanish coast at Palomares, 7 die on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  Vincent J Donehue, director (Lonelyhearts), dies of Hodgkin's at 50 on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  Evelyn Nesbit, actress (Redemption), dies at 82 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  On this day in history soyuz 4 & 5 completed first docking of 2 manned spacecraft  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  Soyuz 4 & 5 completed 1st docking of 2 manned spacecraft on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  Julis Deutsch, Austria politician/general Spanish rep army, dies at 83 on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Beatles release Yellow Submarine album in UK on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  On this day in history debut album of Led Zeppelin released in US  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Grazyna Bacewicz, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On this day in history aFL Pro Bowl West beats East 26-3  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On January - 17 john M Burgess installed as bishop of Protestant Episcopals (Massachusetts)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  Billy Stewart, singer (I Do Love You), dies in auto-accident at 32 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  Section of Memphis' Highway 51 South renamed Elvis Presley Blvd on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  Rochelle Hudson, actress (That's My Boy), dies at 55 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  City of Amsterdam decides to support Hanoi on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  New Philippine constitution names Marcos president for life on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  Fred Essler, actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 77 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1976  "I Write the Songs" by Barry Manilow hits #1 on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1976  On January - 17 hermes rocket launched by European Space Agency  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1976  Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in auto-accident on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1342  Philip, the Bold, duke of Burgundy was born on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1463  On January - 17 birth of frederick III, the Wise, elector of Saxony (1486-25), protector Luther  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1484  George Spalatin, German reformer (d. 1545) was born on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1501  Leonhard Fuchs, Germany, botanist (History of Plants) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1504  On this day in history birth of pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri] saint, pope (1566-72)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1517  Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes) was born on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1545  On January - 17 birth of antonio Pace, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1560  On January - 17 birth of gaspard Bauhin, Swiss botanist (d. 1624)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0395  On this day in history theodosius I, the Great, Spanish emperor of Rome, dies at 49  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1103  Frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1119  On January - 17 boudouin VII Hapkin, count of Flanders, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1229  Albert, bishop of Riga/founder (Sword Knights), dies at about 68 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1369  On January - 17 death of king Peter I of Cyprus (murdered) (b. 1328)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1468  Death of Skanderbeg, Albanian leader (b. 1405) on January - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1604  On January - 17 santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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