Historical Events In 1917
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Dec 17 Louis Salvador Palange, composer on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1917 ossie Davis, Cogdell GA, actor/playwright (Hot Stuff, Man Called Adam)
Dec 18 Soviet regiment (Stalin/Lenin) declares Finland Independent in the year 1917.
Dec 19 1st NHL game played on artificial ice (Toronto) on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1917 graham Sharp, ice skater
Dec 20 Russian secret police in Czech forms under Felix Dzerzjinski on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1917 second conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated TOP
Dec 21 On this day in history alicia Alonso, Havana Cuba, ballerina (American Ballet Theatre)
Dec 22 In the year 1917 flanders declares it's independence, under Pieter Tack
Dec 22 Francesca Saveria Cabrini, US saint/patron of immigrant, dies at 67 in the year 1917.
Dec 23 3 British warships come close to Holland in the year 1917.
Dec 25 On this day in history "Why Marry," 1st drama to win Pulitzer Prize, premieres in NYC
Dec 26 On this day in history 1st NHL defensemen to score a goal: Toronto Maple Leaf Harry Cameron
Dec 26 On this day in history fed government took over operation of American RR for duration of WW I
Dec 26 Louise J Gautier, French poetess/daughter of Theophile G, dies at 71 in the year 1917.
Dec 26 In the year 1917 rosemary Woods, Nixon's secretary, keep her away from your tapes
Dec 27 In the year 1917 earl of Inchcape, English large landowner/industrialist (P&O)
Dec 28 On this day in history ellis Clarke, president Trinidad & Tobago (1976-87)
Dec 29 Tom Bradley, (Mayor-D-LA) (1973- ) on this day in history.
Dec 30 -32°F (-36°C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record) on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1917 nancy Coleman, Everett WA, actress (Edge of Darkness)
Dec 31 On this day in history dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members