Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1917

Thursday, 02 April 2020

May 11   On this day in history hon Montague Woodhouse, Greek resistance organiser  

May 11   Otto Adolf Klauwell, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1917.  

May 12   On this day in history 42nd Preakness: E Haynes aboard Kalitan wins in 1:54.4  

May 12   In the year 1917 andre A Rieu, Dutch conductor  

May 13   In the year 1917 1st appearance of Mary to 3 shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal  

May 13   Ernest Bloch's "Schelomo" premieres in the year 1917.  

May 13   Paul Osmond, British senior civil servant on this day in history.  

May 13   The first appearance of Mary to 3 shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal on this day in history.  

May 14   In the year 1917 herta Ryder, literary agent  

May 15   In the year 1917 hugh Edward Lance Falkus, filmmaker/naturalist  

May 16   On this day in history george Gaynes, Helsinki Finland, actor (Henry-Punky Brewster)  

May 18   Charles Wintour, journalist in the year 1917.  

May 18   Satie/Massine/Picasso's ballet "Parade," premieres in Paris in the year 1917.  

May 18   In the year 1917 uS passes Selective Service act  

May 20   Enyss Djemil, composer on this day in history.  

May 20   On this day in history turkish Government authorizes Jews to return to Tel Aviv & Jaffa  

May 20   Turkish govt authorizes Jews to return to Tel Aviv & Jaffa in the year 1917.  

May 21   Dennis Day, Irish tenor/comedian (Jack Benny Show, Danny Boy) in the year 1917.  

May 21   Leo Pinckney, 1st American drafted during WW I in the year 1917.  

May 21   Leo Pinckney, first American drafted during WWI on this day in history.  

May 21   In the year 1917 sS City of Corinth, sunk by torpedo by the german submarine UB31 in the English Channel 12 miles SW of the Lizard penisular, Cornwall while en-route from Singapore to London with a general cargo  

May 21   In the year 1917 the birth of Raymond Burr, American actor  

May 21   In the year 1917 uSS Ericsson fires first torpedo of war  

May 22   On this day in history jean-Louis Laffitte Curtis, novelist  

May 23   In the year 1917 dutch 2nd Chamber okays 1908 conscription draft  

May 24   Derek Hodgson, British high court judge in the year 1917.  

May 25   In the year 1917 dorothy Sarnoff, US, actress(?)  

May 25   Leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

May 26   Eva Szorenyi, Hungarian actress, freedom activist for Hungary on this day in history.  

May 26   In the year 1917 walt Cruise hit 1st HR out of Braves Field  

May 27   On this day in history race riot in East St Louis IL, 1 black killed  

May 27   Race riot in East St Louis Illinois, 1 black killed on this day in history.  

May 28   "Papa" John Creach, violinist in the year 1917.  

May 29   John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Mass, (Sen-D-Mass), 35th Pres (1961-1963) on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1917

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1917 birth of jule Gregory Charney, American meteorologist (d. 1981)  

Jan 01   Albert Mol, Dutch actor (d. 2004) was born in the year 1917.  

Jan 02   Vera Zorina, German dancer (d. 2003) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1917 birth of vernon Walters, NYC, US permanent rep to the UN  

Jan 03   Roger W. Straus, Jr., American publisher (d. 2004) was born in the year 1917.  

Jan 04   Maurice Wohl, English broker/multi-millionaire was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1917 birth of reginald Smith Brindle, composer  

Jan 05   Wieland Wagner, German opera director was born in the year 1917.  

Famous Deaths In 1917

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Edward B Tylor, English anthropologist, dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Hendrik P G Quack, lawyer/economist (Bank of Neth), dies at 82 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   In the year 1917 death of buffalo Bill Cody  

Jan 16   George Dewey, U.S. admiral (b. 1837) died on this day in history.  

Jan 17   In the year 1917 hendrik Goeman Borgesius, Dutch politician, dies at 70  

Jan 25   Edwin Tyler, cricketer (slow-lefty played once for England 1896), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 29   Evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75 in the year 1917.  

Feb 05   Paul Rubens, composer, dies at 41 on this day in history.  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know