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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

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1878  Reg Duff, cricketer (Australian bat, century on debut 1902) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  On this day in history birth of leo Ascher, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Percy Sherwell, cricketer (great S African batsman-keeper-captain) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1882  On August - 17 birth of samuel Goldwyn, [Goldfish], movie producer (MGM)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  Clara [G Meijer-]Wichmann, German anarchists/feminist (Wife & society) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On August - 17 birth of kurt Hiller, writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Charles I, last emperor of Austria-Hungary (1916-18) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Marcus Garvey, began back-to-Africa movement among US blacks was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1888  Monty Wooley, NYC, actor (Pied Piper, Man Who Came to Dinner) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On this day in history birth of harry L Hopkins, US politician (Loan & Lease law)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1890  Stefan Bastyr, Polish aviator (d. 1920) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  Mae West, Bkln, actress (Go Up & See Her Sometime, Klondike Annie) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Mae West, American actress (d. 1980) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1894  Erik A Blomberg, Swedish art historian/poet/author (Jorden) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1894  On August - 17 birth of johan Polet, Dutch sculptor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1896  Henry P de Vries, Dutch painter/poet (Laws of the Americas) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1896  On this day in history birth of leslie Groves, American military engineer (d. 1970)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1898  On August - 17 birth of gerard Schmook, Flemish librarian/historian/custodian  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  On this day in history birth of abram Chasins, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On August - 17 birth of leopold Nowak, Austrian musicologist (d. 1991)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  Mary Cain, American newspaper editor and politician (d. 1984) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  On this day in history birth of john Hay Whitney, publisher (NY Herald Trib 1961-67)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1906  On August - 17 birth of hazel Bishop, chemist/cosmetics manufacturer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1906  On August - 17 birth of marcello J das Neves Alves Caetano, premier of Portugal (1968-74)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  Marian Viktorovich Koval, composer was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1908  On this day in history birth of kurt Hessenberg, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On this day in history birth of larry Clinton, American trumpeter and bandleader (d. 1985)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On this day in history birth of eric Aaltonen, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  J A Manusama, Moluccan politician was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On this day in history birth of r Peyrefitte, writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  On August - 17 birth of frederik de Merode, Belgian prince  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  On August - 17 birth of jan Lode Cantens, Flemish dramatist (God's Murderer)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  On this day in history birth of edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 17

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0754  Karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1153  Death of Eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1304  On August - 17 death of emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  Nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  Death of Edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1536  Death of Pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  On this day in history francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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