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Historical Events In December - 17

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1894  Arthur Fiedler the conductor of The Boston Pops Orchestra was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1894  On this day in history cricket day 3 1T Aus v Eng Eng 325 all out, 261 behind on 1st inn  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1894  Arthur Fiedler, Boston Mass, conductor (Boston Pops) on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1895  Anti-Saloon League of America formed, Washington, DC on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1895  On December - 17 george Brownell patents a machine to make paper twine (Mass)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1899  Frederick "Freddy" Roberts, son of Brit field marshal, dies in battle on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1900  On this day in history first prize of 100,000 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1900  On December - 17 1st prize of 100,00 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1900  Lucijan Marija Skerjanc, Yugoslavia, composer/conductor on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1902  On this day in history frank Wedekind's "Der Erdgeist," premieres in Berlin  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1902  Simon Drach, writer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1903  On December - 17 at 10 35 AM, first sustained motorized aircraft flight (Orville Wright)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1903  The birth of Erskine Caldwell, American novelist on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1903  On this day in history at 10:35 AM, 1st sustained motorized aircraft flight (Orville Wright)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1903  Erskine P Caldwell, author (Tobacco Road, God's Little Acre) on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1903  On this day in history at 10:35 AM, first sustained motorized aircraft flight (Orville Wright)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1904  On this day in history dmitri B Kabalevsky, St Petersburg Russia, composer (In the Fire) [OS]  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1905  On December - 17 joseph Heifitz, film director  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1906  On this day in history fernando Lopez-Garcia, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1907  Ugyen Wangchuck became 1st hereditary king of Bhutan on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1907  On December - 17 kelvin of Largs, [William Thomson], Br physicist (Kelvin), dies at 83  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1908  Willard Frank Libby, inventor (carbon-14 "atomic clock" (Nobel 1960)) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1909  Leopold II, king of Belgium, buried in Brussels on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1910  Keki Khursedji Tarapore, cricketer (0-72 in his only Test for India) on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1911  William Roerick, actor (Guiding Light) on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1913  On December - 17 stefano Gobatti, composer, dies at 61  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1914  On this day in history jews are expelled from Tel Aviv by Turkish authorities  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1914  Austrian troops beat Russians in Limanova Poland on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1914  Mushtaq Ali, cricketer (prolific Indian batsman of 30's & 40's) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1916  Antoine G T "Toon" Hermans, Dutch entertainer/poet (Kolderliedjes) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1916  Grigori Efimovich Rasputin, Russian monk, assassinated on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1917  On this day in history louis Salvador Palange, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1919  Austria parliament approves 8-hour day on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1920  On this day in history british Empire receives League of Nations mandate to Nauru  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In December - 17

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1239  Kujo Yoritsugu, Japanese Shogun (d. 1256) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1267  Emperor Go-Uda of Japan (d. 1324) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1493  On this day in history birth of philippus A Paracelsus, Swiss physician/alchemist (Liber paramixum)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1554  Ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Liege/archbishop of Cologne was born on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1619  On December - 17 birth of ruprecht, prince of Palts/admiral/chemist/engraver/mathematician  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1619  On December - 17 birth of prince Rupert of the Rhine, commander in the English Civil War (d. 1682)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1632  Anthony Wood, English antiqurian (d. 1695) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1638  Johann Ulrich Sultzberger, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In December - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0535  Death of Emperor Ankan of Japan (b. 466) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0695  On December - 17 begga, ancestress of the Carolingians/saint, dies [or 693]  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0942  On this day in history death of william Longsword  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1187  On this day in history gregory VIII, [Alberto de Morra], Italian Pope (1187), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1195  On this day in history boudouin V, count of Hainault/Flanders (Boudouin VIII), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1213  Jean de Matha, French saint, dies at 53 on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1273  Death of Rumi (b.1207) on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1471  On December - 17 isabella of Portugal, duchess of Burgundy, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard


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