Historical Events In 1917
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 12 On this day in history in Buenos Aires, South America, German buildings are destroyed by angry mob
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 on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history russia proclaimed a republic by Alexander Kerensky
Sep 18 Alan Ande Anderson, opera director in the year 1917.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1917 peter Adams, LA CA, actor (Alternative)
Sep 23 Imry Nemeth, Hungary, hammer thrower (Olympic-gold-1948) in the year 1917.
Sep 24 Colin Cowe, senior bursar (Magdalen College Oxford) on this day in history.
Sep 26 British assault on Menin-street, France on this day in history.
Sep 26 Edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1917 broadhurst Theater opens at 235 W 44th St NYC
Sep 27 Edgar Degas, painter, Paris in the year 1917.
Sep 27 Louis Auchincloss, Lawrence NY, lawyer/novelist (Watchfires) in the year 1917.
Sep 30 In the year 1917 buddy Rich, New York, American jazz drummer and band leader (Buddy Rich Band-Away We Go)
Oct 01 René A de Rooy, Suriname/Antillian poet (Juancho Picaflor) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1917 albert de Klerk, Dutch composer/conductor
Oct 04 On this day in history british assault on Broodseinde, France
Oct 05 Robert Adams, English sculptor in the year 1917.
Oct 06 Robert Mitchum, actor (2 for the Seesaw, Ryan's Daughter) in the year 1917.
Oct 07 Helmut Dantine, Vienna Austria, actor (Shadow of the Cloak) in the year 1917.
Oct 08 Danny Murtaugh, baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history trotski named chairman of Petrograd Soviet
Oct 09 Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63 in the year 1917.
Oct 09 Kusuo Kitamura, Japan, 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1932) in the year 1917.
Oct 10 On this day in history giants Rube Benton is 1st lefty to pitch a World Series no hitter