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Historical Events For January - 17

Saturday, 21 January 2017

1959  "Say, Darling" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 332 performances on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1959  On this day in history abdul Aziz, cricket, dies at 17 struck by ball in fc match for Karachi  Click To Search About This In Google

1960  Mickey Wright wins LPGA Sea Island Women's Golf Invitational on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1961  Eisenhower allegedly orders the assassination of Congo's Lumumba on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1961  Eisenhower allegedly orders assassination of Congo's Lumumba on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1961  Patrice Lumumba, African revolutionary, murdered at 36 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1962  NASA civilian pilot Neil A Armstrong takes X-15 to 40,690 m on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1962  On this day in history a NASA civilian pilot Neil A Armstrong takes X-15 to 40,690 m  Click To Search About This In Google

1962  On this day in history gerrit Achterberg, Dutch poet (Dead End), dies at 56  Click To Search About This In Google

1963  Joe Walker takes X-15 to altitude of 82 km on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1964  On January - 17 terence Hanbury White, novelist (England Have My Bones), dies at 57  Click To Search About This In Google

1966  A U.S. B52 bomber carrying four hydrogen bombs collided with its refueling plane over Palomares, Spain, scattering radioactive plutonium over the area on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1966  On January - 17 martin Luther King Jr opens campaign in Chicago  Click To Search About This In Google

1966  On January - 17 uSAF B-52 carrying 4 unarmed hydrogen bombs crashes on Spanish coast at Palomares, 7 die  Click To Search About This In Google

1966  On January - 17 b-52/KC-135 tankers crash near Spanish coast at Palomares, 7 die  Click To Search About This In Google

1966  On this day in history vincent J Donehue, director (Lonelyhearts), dies of Hodgkin's at 50  Click To Search About This In Google

1967  On January - 17 evelyn Nesbit, actress (Redemption), dies at 82  Click To Search About This In Google

1968  Soyuz 4 & 5 completed first docking of 2 manned spacecraft on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1968  Soyuz 4 & 5 completed 1st docking of 2 manned spacecraft on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1968  On this day in history julis Deutsch, Austria politician/general Spanish rep army, dies at 83  Click To Search About This In Google

1969  Beatles release Yellow Submarine album in UK on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1969  Debut album of Led Zeppelin released in US on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1969  Grazyna Bacewicz, composer, dies at 59 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1970  On this day in history aFL Pro Bowl West beats East 26-3  Click To Search About This In Google

1970  On January - 17 john M Burgess installed as bishop of Protestant Episcopals (Massachusetts)  Click To Search About This In Google

1970  Billy Stewart, singer (I Do Love You), dies in auto-accident at 32 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1972  On January - 17 section of Memphis' Highway 51 South renamed Elvis Presley Blvd  Click To Search About This In Google

1972  Rochelle Hudson, actress (That's My Boy), dies at 55 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1973  On January - 17 city of Amsterdam decides to support Hanoi  Click To Search About This In Google

1973  New Philippine constitution names Marcos president for life on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1973  Fred Essler, actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 77 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1976  "I Write the Songs" by Barry Manilow hits #1 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1976  On January - 17 hermes rocket launched by European Space Agency  Click To Search About This In Google

1976  Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in auto-accident on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In January - 17

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1342  Philip, the Bold, duke of Burgundy was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1463  Frederick III, the Wise, elector of Saxony (1486-25), protector Luther was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1484  George Spalatin, German reformer (d. 1545) was born on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1501  Leonhard Fuchs, Germany, botanist (History of Plants) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1504  On January - 17 birth of pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri] saint, pope (1566-72)  Click To Search About This In Google

1517  Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1545  Antonio Pace, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1560  On January - 17 birth of gaspard Bauhin, Swiss botanist (d. 1624)  Click To Search About This In Google

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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.  Click To Search About This In Google

1103  On January - 17 frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1119  Boudouin VII Hapkin, count of Flanders, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1229  On this day in history albert, bishop of Riga/founder (Sword Knights), dies at about 68  Click To Search About This In Google

1369  Death of King Peter I of Cyprus (murdered) (b. 1328) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1468  On January - 17 death of skanderbeg, Albanian leader (b. 1405)  Click To Search About This In Google

1598  Death of Fyodor I Tsar of Russia (b. 1557) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1604  Santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

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