Historical Events In December - 17
Monday, 19 April 2021
1833 On December - 17 james Thadeus Holtzclaw, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1893
1833 On this day in history kaspar Hauser, German son of grand duke Karel of Bathe, murdered at 21
1835 On December - 17 alexander E Agassiz, US, businessman/biologist/geology
1838 Berthold Tours, composer on December - 17.
1840 On December - 17 christian Frederik Emil Horneman, composer
1842 Marius Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician (continous groups) on this day in history.
1843 On this day in history a Christmas Carol', by Charles Dickens, is published
1843 On December - 17 charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is first published.
1848 Frederick Grant Gleason, composer on this day in history.
1852 The first Hawaiian cavalry organized on this day in history.
1852 On December - 17 1st Hawaiian cavalry organized
1853 On December - 17 herbert Beerbohm Tree, England, actor/theater manager (Trilby)
1860 On December - 17 anaheim Township created in Los Angeles County
1861 On this day in history fritz Volbach, German musicologist/conductor/composer
1862 On December - 17 general US Grant issues order #11, expelling Jews from Tennessee
1862 Gen US Grant issues order #11, expelling Jews from Tennessee on December - 17.
1863 Ion Vidu, composer on this day in history.
1864 John Felix August Korling, composer on this day in history.
1865 Franz Schubert's "Unvolendete" Symphony," premieres on this day in history.
1869 Nikolay Ivanovich Kazanli, composer on this day in history.
1870 On December - 17 giuseppe Saverio Raffaele Mercadante, composer, dies at 75
1873 On December - 17 ford Madox Ford, England, novelist/editor (Inheritors)
1874 William Lyon Mackenzie King, (L), 10th Canadian PM (1921-30, 1935-48) on this day in history.
1875 On December - 17 violent bread riots in Montreal
1881 On this day in history aubrey Faulkner, cricketer (great S Afr all-rounder early 20th cent)
1881 Lewis H Morgan, US ethnologist (Iroquois-indians), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1885 France declares Madagascar a protectorate on December - 17.
1887 Georges Feydeaus' "Tailleur Pour Dames" premieres in Paris on December - 17.
1891 Robertson Hare, London England, actor (Our Girl Friday, Banana Ridge) on December - 17.
1891 On December - 17 msiri, king of Garanganja (Katanga), dies in battle
1892 On this day in history tsjaikovski's ballet "Casse-noisette," premieres in St Petersburg
1893 Russia ratifies Duple Alliance with France on this day in history.
1893 Erwin Piscator, German stage director (Der Stellvertreter) on this day in history.
1893 Levinus T Keuchenius, Dutch min of Colonies (1888-90), dies at 71 on this day in history.