Historical Events In September - 17
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1872 On this day in history phillip W Pratt patents his sprinkler system for extinguishing fires
1873 On September - 17 19 students attend opening class at Ohio State University
1874 On this day in history ben[jamin] Turpin, US, comic (Uncle Tom Without the Cabin)
1875 Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer on September - 17.
1876 On this day in history race riots in SC
1877 On September - 17 jean Hure, composer
1877 William Henry Fox Talbot, photographic pioneer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1878 On this day in history vincenzo Tommasini, composer
1879 On September - 17 eugene Emmanuel Violletle-Duc, gothic archetect, dies
1882 On September - 17 anton H Blaauw, Dutch botanist (Perception of Light)
1883 Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer on September - 17.
1884 On September - 17 bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
1884 On September - 17 louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
1885 George Cleveland, Sydney Nova Scotia, actor (Courage of Lassie) on September - 17.
1890 On September - 17 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 Ignaz V Zingerle Edler von Simmersberg, Austrian, dies on September - 17.
1893 On this day in history abel J Herzberg, Russ/Dutch writer (Persecution of Jews)
1894 Fay Compton, [Virginia Lillian Emeline Compton], actress (Haunting) on this day in history.
1895 Auguste Toulet, Belgian balloonist, dies on September - 17.
1896 On this day in history denise Grey, [Edouardine Verthuy], Turin Italy, actress (Julietta)
1897 3rd US Golf Open: Joe Lloyd shoots a 162 at Chicago GC in Wheaton Ill on this day in history.
1899 1st British troops leave Bombay for South Africa on September - 17.
1899 On September - 17 winnie Lightner, Greenport NY, comedienne (Sit Tight, Side Show)
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 On September - 17 battle at Blood River Port: Boer Gen Botha beats mjr Goughs cavalry
1901 On September - 17 francis Charles Chinester, yachtsman/aviator
1902 On September - 17 uS protests anti-semitism in Romania
1902 Esther Ralston, Bar Harbor ME, American Venus/actress (Old Ironsides) on this day in history.
1903 Boston Pilgrims clinch AL pennant, beating Cleveland, 14-3 on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history frederick Ashton, British choreographer (Cinderella)
1905 Dolores Costello, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Little Lord Fauntleroy) on September - 17.