Historical Events In July - 17
Monday, 30 November 2020
1893 On July - 17 arthur Shrewsbury is 1st to score 1,000 runs in Test Cricket
1894 On this day in history mary Clare, London England, actress (Evil Mind, Young & Innocent)
1897 The first ship arrives in Seattle carrying gold from the Yukon on this day in history.
1897 1st ship arrives in Seattle carrying gold from Yukon on July - 17.
1897 Elbert Parr Tuttle, lawyer/judge on July - 17.
1898 Spanish American War-Spaniads surrender to US at Santiago Cuba on July - 17.
1898 On July - 17 spanish American War-Spaniards surrender to US at Santiago Cuba
1898 Berenice Abbott, Springfield Oh, photographer (World of Atget) on July - 17.
1899 On July - 17 the birth of James Cagney, American actor
1900 NY Giant Christy Mathewson begins career losing to Bkln Superbas on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history james Cagney, actor (Yankee Doodle Dandy), hold that grapefruit
1901 John Farmer, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1902 On July - 17 orioles forfeit to St Louis having only 5 players available to play they then forfeit their franchise back to the AL
1902 Christina Stead, Australia, novelist (Man Who Loved Children) on this day in history.
1903 Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky, composer on July - 17.
1903 On July - 17 james A McNeill Whistler, US/Brit writer (Bride Tomorrow), dies at 69
1904 On this day in history jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor
1905 Norman Waterhouse Lees, jazz fan on July - 17.
1906 On July - 17 john Carroll, [Julian LaFaye], New Orleans LA, actor (Wolf Call)
1908 Rudolf Petzold, composer on July - 17.
1909 On this day in history hardy Amies, London England, royal dressmaker (Queen Elizabeth II)
1911 Overthrown shah of Persia Mohammed Ali lands on Astrabad with army on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history iAF (Intl Amateur Athletic Federation) forms in Sweden
1912 Art Linkletter, Saskatchewan Canada, TV host (People are Funny) on July - 17.
1912 J-Henri Poincaré, French mine engineer/mathematician, dies at 58 on July - 17.
1913 On July - 17 everett Helm, composer
1914 On this day in history giants outfielder Red Murray is knocked unconscious by lightning after catching a flyball, ending 21 inning game, Giants win 3-1
1914 Lucille Benson, Scottsboro Ala, actress (Lilly-Bosom Buddies) on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history italian offensive at Isonzo
1915 Cass Daley, Philadelphia PA, actress (Red Garters) on July - 17.
1915 Francesco Fanciulli, composer, dies on 62nd birthday on July - 17.
1916 Eleanor Steber, Wheeling WV, soprano (Metropolitan Opera-1940) on July - 17.
1917 British Royal family changes its name from Hanover to Windsor on July - 17.
1917 On this day in history lou Bourdeau, baseball player/manager (1948 AP Athlete of Year)