Historical Events In September - 17
Friday, 22 March 2019
1872 On this day in history phillip W Pratt patents his sprinkler system for extinguishing fires
1873 19 students attend opening class at Ohio State University on September - 17.
1874 On September - 17 ben[jamin] Turpin, US, comic (Uncle Tom Without the Cabin)
1875 On September - 17 vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer
1876 On September - 17 race riots in SC
1877 On this day in history jean Hure, composer
1877 On September - 17 william Henry Fox Talbot, photographic pioneer, dies at 77
1878 Vincenzo Tommasini, composer on this day in history.
1879 On September - 17 eugene Emmanuel Violletle-Duc, gothic archetect, dies
1882 Anton H Blaauw, Dutch botanist (Perception of Light) on this day in history.
1883 Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
1884 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1885 George Cleveland, Sydney Nova Scotia, actor (Courage of Lassie) on September - 17.
1890 On this day in history lubov Tchernicheva, Russian ballerina
1891 Leslie Lincoln Henson, actor (Lady Luck, Funny Face, Harvey) on September - 17.
1892 Hendrik F Andriessen, Dutch organist/composer (Ballade of Merel) on September - 17.
1892 On September - 17 ignaz V Zingerle Edler von Simmersberg, Austrian, dies
1893 Abel J Herzberg, Russ/Dutch writer (Persecution of Jews) on this day in history.
1894 Fay Compton, [Virginia Lillian Emeline Compton], actress (Haunting) on September - 17.
1895 On September - 17 auguste Toulet, Belgian balloonist, dies
1896 Denise Grey, [Edouardine Verthuy], Turin Italy, actress (Julietta) on September - 17.
1897 3rd US Golf Open: Joe Lloyd shoots a 162 at Chicago GC in Wheaton Ill on this day in history.
1899 On September - 17 1st British troops leave Bombay for South Africa
1899 On September - 17 winnie Lightner, Greenport NY, comedienne (Sit Tight, Side Show)
1900 On this day in history a federation of six colonies becomes the Commonwealth of Australia
1900 On this day in history commonwealth of Australia proclaimed
1901 Battle at Blood River Port: Boer Gen Botha beats mjr Goughs cavalry on this day in history.
1901 Francis Charles Chinester, yachtsman/aviator on September - 17.
1902 US protests anti-semitism in Romania on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history esther Ralston, Bar Harbor ME, American Venus/actress (Old Ironsides)
1903 On September - 17 boston Pilgrims clinch AL pennant, beating Cleveland, 14-3
1904 Frederick Ashton, British choreographer (Cinderella) on this day in history.
1905 Dolores Costello, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Little Lord Fauntleroy) on this day in history.