Historical Events In 1917
Friday, 18 October 2019
Sep 12 In Buenos Aires, South America, German buildings are destroyed by angry mob in the year 1917.
Sep 13 Jon Thorarinsson, composer on this day in history.
Sep 14 Kerenski regime declares Russian republic on this day in history.
Sep 14 Provisional government of Russia established, Republic proclaimed in the year 1917.
Sep 15 Richard Arnell, composer in the year 1917.
Sep 15 Russia proclaimed a republic by Alexander Kerensky on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1917 alan Ande Anderson, opera director
Sep 19 Joe Pasternak, Transylvania Hungary, producer (Spinout, Big City) in the year 1917.
Sep 20 Arnold "Red" Auerbach, NBA coach/GM (Boston Celtic) on this day in history.
Sep 20 British assault on Polygon-forest, France on this day in history.
Sep 20 Herbert Morris, Jamaican deserter in France, executed at 17 on this day in history.
Sep 21 Latvia proclaims independence in the year 1917.
Sep 22 Peter Adams, LA CA, actor (Alternative) in the year 1917.
Sep 23 On this day in history imry Nemeth, Hungary, hammer thrower (Olympic-gold-1948)
Sep 24 On this day in history colin Cowe, senior bursar (Magdalen College Oxford)
Sep 26 In the year 1917 british assault on Menin-street, France
Sep 26 Edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies in the year 1917.
Sep 27 Broadhurst Theater opens at 235 W 44th St NYC in the year 1917.
Sep 27 In the year 1917 edgar Degas, painter, Paris
Sep 27 On this day in history louis Auchincloss, Lawrence NY, lawyer/novelist (Watchfires)
Sep 30 Buddy Rich, New York, American jazz drummer and band leader (Buddy Rich Band-Away We Go) on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history rené A de Rooy, Suriname/Antillian poet (Juancho Picaflor)
Oct 02 On this day in history francis Jackson, organist & master of Music/York minister
Oct 02 On this day in history hMS Drake, a Armoured cruiser of 14,000 tons built in 1902 torpedoed by U79. She was beached by her Captain, S H Radcliffe in Church Bay on the north coast of Ulster. All the crew was consequently saved.
Oct 04 Albert de Klerk, Dutch composer/conductor on this day in history.
Oct 04 British assault on Broodseinde, France on this day in history.
Oct 05 Robert Adams, English sculptor in the year 1917.
Oct 06 Robert Mitchum, actor (2 for the Seesaw, Ryan's Daughter) on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1917 helmut Dantine, Vienna Austria, actor (Shadow of the Cloak)
Oct 08 Danny Murtaugh, baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates) in the year 1917.
Oct 08 Trotski named chairman of Petrograd Soviet on this day in history.
Oct 09 Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63 in the year 1917.
Oct 09 In the year 1917 kusuo Kitamura, Japan, 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1932)
Oct 10 Giants Rube Benton is 1st lefty to pitch a World Series no hitter in the year 1917.