Historical Events In 1917
Sunday, 19 January 2020
Sep 12 On this day in history in Buenos Aires, South America, German buildings are destroyed by angry mob
Sep 13 In the year 1917 jon Thorarinsson, composer
Sep 14 In the year 1917 kerenski regime declares Russian republic
Sep 14 Provisional government of Russia established, Republic proclaimed on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history richard Arnell, composer
Sep 15 Russia proclaimed a republic by Alexander Kerensky on this day in history.
Sep 18 Alan Ande Anderson, opera director in the year 1917.
Sep 19 On this day in history joe Pasternak, Transylvania Hungary, producer (Spinout, Big City)
Sep 20 On this day in history arnold "Red" Auerbach, NBA coach/GM (Boston Celtic)
Sep 20 On this day in history british assault on Polygon-forest, France
Sep 20 Herbert Morris, Jamaican deserter in France, executed at 17 on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1917 latvia proclaims independence
Sep 22 Peter Adams, LA CA, actor (Alternative) on this day in history.
Sep 23 Imry Nemeth, Hungary, hammer thrower (Olympic-gold-1948) in the year 1917.
Sep 24 On this day in history colin Cowe, senior bursar (Magdalen College Oxford)
Sep 26 British assault on Menin-street, France on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1917 edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies
Sep 27 In the year 1917 broadhurst Theater opens at 235 W 44th St NYC
Sep 27 Edgar Degas, painter, Paris on this day in history.
Sep 27 Louis Auchincloss, Lawrence NY, lawyer/novelist (Watchfires) on this day in history.
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 René A de Rooy, Suriname/Antillian poet (Juancho Picaflor) in the year 1917.
Oct 02 In the year 1917 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 On this day in history robert Adams, English sculptor
Oct 06 In the year 1917 robert Mitchum, actor (2 for the Seesaw, Ryan's Daughter)
Oct 07 Helmut Dantine, Vienna Austria, actor (Shadow of the Cloak) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history danny Murtaugh, baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates)
Oct 08 In the year 1917 trotski named chairman of Petrograd Soviet
Oct 09 Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1917 kusuo Kitamura, Japan, 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1932)
Oct 10 In the year 1917 giants Rube Benton is 1st lefty to pitch a World Series no hitter