Historical Events In November - 17
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1902 On this day in history eugene Paul Wigner, mathematician/physicist (A Bomb, Nobel 1963)
1903 On this day in history dahomey (Benin) becomes a French protectorate.
1903 On this day in history joseph Kaminski, composer
1904 On November - 17 george Cohans musical "Little Johnny Jones," premieres in NYC
1904 Isamu Noguchi, sculptor (1963 Fine Arts Medal) on November - 17.
1905 The Eulsa Treaty is signed between Japan and Korea on November - 17.
1905 On this day in history arthur Chipperfield, cricketer (Aus batsman & leggie 99 on Test debut)
1905 On this day in history adolf WAKF, duke of Nassau/grand duke of Luxembourg, dies at 88
1906 On November - 17 betty Bronson, Trenton NJ, actress (Evel Knievel, One Stolen Night)
1909 On this day in history gerald Savory, actor playwright/TV producer (Heart of the Matter)
1911 Charles Walters, US, actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade) on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history 1st US dental hygienists course forms, Bridgeport, Ct
1914 On November - 17 uS declares Panama Canal Zone neutral
1914 Archie Campbell, Bullsgap Tenn, comedian (Hee Haw) on this day in history.
1916 On November - 17 winson Hudson, community activist (rural Mississippi)
1917 Lenin defended "temporary" removal of freedom of the press on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history jack Lescoulie, Sacramento Calif, TV host (Jackie Gleason Show)
1917 F-Auguste-R Rodin, French sculptor (Baiser, Thinker), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1918 Social Democratic Party becomes Communistc Party Holland: CPH on November - 17.
1919 On this day in history hershy Kay, Philadelphia Penn, composer/arranger (Olympic Hymn)
1921 On November - 17 albert Bertelsen, Danish painter
1921 John McLaren, cricketer (one Test Aust v Eng 1912), dies on November - 17.
1922 On November - 17 turkish sultan Mehmed VI flees to Malta on British warship
1922 Emile Noel, international civil servant on November - 17.
1923 Bert Sutcliffe, cricketer (all-time great NZ left-handed bat) on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history lucas J "Luc" Lutz, Dutch actor/director (Hague Comedy)
1925 Charles Mackerras, Schenectady NY, Australian conductor on this day in history.
1926 NHL's Chicago Black Hawks play their 1st game, beat Tor St Pats 4-1 on November - 17.
1927 On this day in history tornado hits Washington DC
1927 On November - 17 ellis Hillman, politician
1927 On this day in history adolf A Joffe, Russian author/diplomat, commits suicide at 44
1928 On November - 17 boston Garden officially opens
1928 Colin McDonald, cricketer (stalwart Australian opening bat for 1950's) on this day in history.
1929 Pascual Ortiz Rubio elected president of Mexico on November - 17.