Historical Events In 1917
Thursday, 02 July 2020
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 In the year 1917 soviet regiment (Stalin/Lenin) declares Finland Independent
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 On this day in history second conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated TOP
Dec 21 Alicia Alonso, Havana Cuba, ballerina (American Ballet Theatre) on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history flanders declares it's independence, under Pieter Tack
Dec 22 Francesca Saveria Cabrini, US saint/patron of immigrant, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 23 On this day in history 3 British warships come close to Holland
Dec 25 "Why Marry," 1st drama to win Pulitzer Prize, premieres in NYC in the year 1917.
Dec 26 On this day in history 1st NHL defensemen to score a goal: Toronto Maple Leaf Harry Cameron
Dec 26 Fed government took over operation of American RR for duration of WW I on this day in history.
Dec 26 On this day in history louise J Gautier, French poetess/daughter of Theophile G, dies at 71
Dec 26 Rosemary Woods, Nixon's secretary, keep her away from your tapes in the year 1917.
Dec 27 Earl of Inchcape, English large landowner/industrialist (P&O) on this day in history.
Dec 28 Ellis Clarke, president Trinidad & Tobago (1976-87) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Tom Bradley, (Mayor-D-LA) (1973- ) on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1917 -32°F (-36°C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record)
Dec 30 Nancy Coleman, Everett WA, actress (Edge of Darkness) in the year 1917.
Dec 31 Dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members on this day in history.