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Historical Events In December - 17

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1920  Japan receives League of Nations mandate over Pacific islands on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  On this day in history south Africa receives League of Nations mandate over SW Africa  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  On this day in history aL votes to let spitball pitchers to continue using it  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1920  On December - 17 armin Mueller-Stahl, Tilsit East Prussia, actor (Kafka, Music Box)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Last British troops leave Ireland Freestate on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  On this day in history eric Brand, diplomat  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  On this day in history greek king George II overthrown by army/republic  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1924  First US diesel electric locomotive enters service, Bronx NY on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1924  On December - 17 1st US diesel electric locomotive enters service, Bronx, NY  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  On December - 17 colonel William "Billy" Mitchell court-martial for insubordination  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1925  Col William "Billy" Mitchell court-martial for insubordination on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  Rijk de Gooyer, Dutch actor (Black Rider, Rififi in Amsterdam) on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  A N "Monkey" Hornby, cricketer (England capt at Oval 1882), dies on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history german Marx govt falls due to cooperation with red army  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On December - 17 jeremy Brooks, writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history alexandr Dmitriyevich Kastal'sky, composer, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  US sub 'S-4' sinks after collision kills all 34 aboard on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  On this day in history bradman scores 118 on 1st-class cricket debut, 188 mins 8 fours  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  Richard Long, Chic Ill, actor (Prof-Nanny & the Professor) on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1928  John McGraw backs NL Pres John Heydler's designated hitter idea on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1928  On December - 17 marilyn Beck, newspaper columnist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1929  On December - 17 william Safire, political columnist (NY Times)/speech writer (Nixon)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1930  Bob Guccione, [Robert C J Edwa], US publisher (Penthouse, Omni) on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1930  On this day in history peter Warlock, composer, dies at 36  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1931  On this day in history yvonne Keuls, [Bamberg], Dutch writer (Jan Rap & Co)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  On this day in history cards trade Jim Bottomley to Reds for Estel Crabtree & Ownie Carroll  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1933  B H Valentine scores 133 on Test Cricket debut, Eng v India at Bombay on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1933  Hans Vaihinger, German philosopher (Side-Studies), dies at 81 on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  First flight of the Douglas DC-3 airplane on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  On December - 17 ventriloquist Edgar Bergen & dummy Charlie McCarthy, appear on TV  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  Gerard Vissering, banker/president of Dutch Bank, dies at 72 on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  Utrecht Central Station destroyed by fire on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  On December - 17 german pocket battleship Graf Spee scuttled by its crew off Uruguay  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  The first elements of the first Canadian Dvision arrive in Britian on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In December - 17

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1239  On this day in history birth of kujo Yoritsugu, Japanese Shogun (d. 1256)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1493  Philippus A Paracelsus, Swiss physician/alchemist (Liber paramixum) was born on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1619  On this day in history birth of prince Rupert of the Rhine, commander in the English Civil War (d. 1682)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  On December - 17 birth of anthony Wood, English antiqurian (d. 1695)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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Famous Deaths In December - 17

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

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

0942  Death of William Longsword on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1187  Gregory VIII, [Alberto de Morra], Italian Pope (1187), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1195  Boudouin V, count of Hainault/Flanders (Boudouin VIII), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1213  On December - 17 jean de Matha, French saint, dies at 53  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1273  On December - 17 death of rumi (b.1207)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1471  Isabella of Portugal, duchess of Burgundy, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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