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Historical Events In December - 17

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1894  On December - 17 arthur Fiedler the conductor of The Boston Pops Orchestra was born  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  On December - 17 arthur Fiedler, Boston Mass, conductor (Boston Pops)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1895  On this day in history anti-Saloon League of America formed, Washington, DC  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1895  George Brownell patents a machine to make paper twine (Mass) on December - 17.  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  First prize of 100,000 francs offered for communications with extraterrestrials. Martians excluded-considered too easy on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1900  On this day in history lucijan Marija Skerjanc, Yugoslavia, composer/conductor  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1903  At 10 35 AM, first sustained motorized aircraft flight (Orville Wright) on this day in history.  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 December - 17 at 10:35 AM, 1st sustained motorized aircraft flight (Orville Wright)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1903  On December - 17 erskine P Caldwell, author (Tobacco Road, God's Little Acre)  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

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

1905  Joseph Heifitz, film director on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1907  On December - 17 ugyen Wangchuck became 1st hereditary king of Bhutan  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1908  Willard Frank Libby, inventor (carbon-14 "atomic clock" (Nobel 1960)) on December - 17.  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  On this day in history keki Khursedji Tarapore, cricketer (0-72 in his only Test for India)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1911  William Roerick, actor (Guiding Light) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1913  Stefano Gobatti, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1914  Jews are expelled from Tel Aviv by Turkish authorities on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1914  Austrian troops beat Russians in Limanova Poland on December - 17.  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 December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1916  Grigori Efimovich Rasputin, Russian monk, assassinated on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1919  On this day in history austria parliament approves 8-hour day  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 December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1267  On December - 17 birth of emperor Go-Uda of Japan (d. 1324)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1493  Philippus A Paracelsus, Swiss physician/alchemist (Liber paramixum) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1554  On this day in history birth of ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Liege/archbishop of Cologne  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1619  Ruprecht, prince of Palts/admiral/chemist/engraver/mathematician was born on this day in history.  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  On December - 17 birth of anthony Wood, English antiqurian (d. 1695)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1638  Johann Ulrich Sultzberger, composer was born on December - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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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  Begga, ancestress of the Carolingians/saint, dies [or 693] on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0942  Death of William Longsword on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1187  Gregory VIII, [Alberto de Morra], Italian Pope (1187), dies on December - 17.  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  On December - 17 jean de Matha, French saint, dies at 53  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1273  Death of Rumi (b.1207) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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