Historical Events In 1917
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Nov 07 In the year 1917 british capture Gaza Palestine from the Turks
Nov 07 British capture Gaza Palestine from Turks on this day in history.
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 In the year 1917 41 suffragists are arrested in front of the White House
Nov 10 41 suffragists are arrested in front of White House on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history julien-Francois Zbinden, composer
Nov 11 Liliuokalani, last queen of Hawaii (1891-93), dies from a stroke at 79 in the year 1917.
Nov 12 In the year 1917 joseph Coors, CEO (Adolph Coors Co Brewery)
Nov 13 In the year 1917 emile Durkheim, French sociologist (Le suicide), dies
Nov 13 Robert Sterling, Newcastle PA, actor (George Kirby-Adv of Topper) on this day in history.
Nov 14 William Smith, British deserter in France, executed at 20 in the year 1917.
Nov 15 Gerardus H de Bold, bishop of Breda (1962-67) on this day in history.
Nov 16 British occupy Tel Aviv & Jaffa on this day in history.
Nov 16 John Whiting, British dramatist/actor (Saint's Day) in the year 1917.
Nov 17 F-Auguste-R Rodin, French sculptor (Baiser, Thinker), dies at 77 in the year 1917.
Nov 17 Jack Lescoulie, Sacramento Calif, TV host (Jackie Gleason Show) in the year 1917.
Nov 17 Lenin defended "temporary" removal of freedom of the press on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1917 henry Spiekman, social-democratic politician, dies at 43
Nov 18 On this day in history sigma Alpha Rho, a Jewish high school fraternity, is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Nov 19 In the year 1917 basil Grieve, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests England v S Afr 1889), dies
Nov 19 Indian prime minister Indire Gandhi was born in the year 1917.
Nov 19 On this day in history indira Gandhi, Allahabad India, Indian PM (1966-77, 1980-84)
Nov 19 In the year 1917 the birth of Indira Gandhi, Prime Minister of India
Nov 20 1st tank battle (Britain breaks through German lines) on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1917 lt. Harcus Strahan (The Fort Garry Horse - Cdn.) wins the Victoria Cross at Masnières, France
Nov 20 Max Georg Baumann, composer on this day in history.
Nov 20 Ukrainian Republic declared in the year 1917.
Nov 20 USS Kanawha, Noma and Wakiva sink German sub off France in the year 1917.
Nov 21 M Gorki calls Lenin a blind fanatic/unthinking adventurer in the year 1917.
Nov 21 Sem Presser, Dutch press photographer on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history jean-Etienne Marie, composer
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 in the year 1917.