Historical Events In 1917
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Nov 07 On this day in history british capture Gaza Palestine from the Turks
Nov 07 On this day in history british capture Gaza Palestine from Turks
Nov 08 Colyn Blythe, cricketer (2509 F-C wickets), dies during WW I on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1917 people's Commissars gives authority to Lenin, Trotsky & Stalin
Nov 10 On this day in history 41 suffragists are arrested in front of the White House
Nov 10 In the year 1917 41 suffragists are arrested in front of White House
Nov 11 Julien-Francois Zbinden, composer on this day in history.
Nov 11 Liliuokalani, last queen of Hawaii (1891-93), dies from a stroke at 79 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Joseph Coors, CEO (Adolph Coors Co Brewery) on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1917 emile Durkheim, French sociologist (Le suicide), dies
Nov 13 In the year 1917 robert Sterling, Newcastle PA, actor (George Kirby-Adv of Topper)
Nov 14 William Smith, British deserter in France, executed at 20 in the year 1917.
Nov 15 In the year 1917 gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67)
Nov 16 In the year 1917 british occupy Tel Aviv & Jaffa
Nov 16 John Whiting, British dramatist/actor (Saint's Day) on this day in history.
Nov 17 F-Auguste-R Rodin, French sculptor (Baiser, Thinker), dies at 77 in the year 1917.
Nov 17 On this day in history jack Lescoulie, Sacramento Calif, TV host (Jackie Gleason Show)
Nov 17 Lenin defended "temporary" removal of freedom of the press on this day in history.
Nov 18 Henry Spiekman, social-democratic politician, dies at 43 in the year 1917.
Nov 18 In the year 1917 sigma Alpha Rho, a Jewish high school fraternity, is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Nov 19 Basil Grieve, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests England v S Afr 1889), dies on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history indian prime minister Indire Gandhi was born
Nov 19 On this day in history indira Gandhi, Allahabad India, Indian PM (1966-77, 1980-84)
Nov 19 On this day in history the birth of Indira Gandhi, Prime Minister of India
Nov 20 In the year 1917 1st tank battle (Britain breaks through German lines)
Nov 20 On this day in history lt. Harcus Strahan (The Fort Garry Horse - Cdn.) wins the Victoria Cross at Masnières, France
Nov 20 In the year 1917 max Georg Baumann, composer
Nov 20 In the year 1917 ukrainian Republic declared
Nov 20 USS Kanawha, Noma and Wakiva sink German sub off France on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history m Gorki calls Lenin a blind fanatic/unthinking adventurer
Nov 21 In the year 1917 sem Presser, Dutch press photographer
Nov 22 Jean-Etienne Marie, composer in the year 1917.
Nov 22 National Hockey Association disbands in the year 1917.
Nov 22 NHL forms with Montreal Canadiens, Montreal Maroons, Toronto Arenas, Ottawa Senators & Quebec Bulldogs; National Hockey Assn disbands on this day in history.