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