Historical Events In 1917
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
Dec 17 In the year 1917 louis Salvador Palange, composer
Dec 18 On this day in history 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 Graham Sharp, ice skater in the year 1917.
Dec 20 On this day in history russian secret police in Czech forms under Felix Dzerzjinski
Dec 20 On this day in history 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 Flanders declares it's independence, under Pieter Tack on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history francesca Saveria Cabrini, US saint/patron of immigrant, dies at 67
Dec 23 3 British warships come close to Holland on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history "Why Marry," 1st drama to win Pulitzer Prize, premieres in NYC
Dec 26 1st NHL defensemen to score a goal: Toronto Maple Leaf Harry Cameron in the year 1917.
Dec 26 On this day in history fed government took over operation of American RR for duration of WW I
Dec 26 On this day in history louise J Gautier, French poetess/daughter of Theophile G, dies at 71
Dec 26 In the year 1917 rosemary Woods, Nixon's secretary, keep her away from your tapes
Dec 27 On this day in history earl of Inchcape, English large landowner/industrialist (P&O)
Dec 28 In the year 1917 ellis Clarke, president Trinidad & Tobago (1976-87)
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) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members in the year 1917.