Historical Events In 1917
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Sep 12 On this day in history in Buenos Aires, South America, German buildings are destroyed by angry mob
Sep 13 In the year 1917 jon Thorarinsson, composer
Sep 14 Kerenski regime declares Russian republic on this day in history.
Sep 14 Provisional government of Russia established, Republic proclaimed on this day in history.
Sep 15 Richard Arnell, composer on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1917 russia proclaimed a republic by Alexander Kerensky
Sep 18 Alan Ande Anderson, opera director on this day in history.
Sep 19 Joe Pasternak, Transylvania Hungary, producer (Spinout, Big City) in the year 1917.
Sep 20 Arnold "Red" Auerbach, NBA coach/GM (Boston Celtic) on this day in history.
Sep 20 British assault on Polygon-forest, France on this day in history.
Sep 20 Herbert Morris, Jamaican deserter in France, executed at 17 in the year 1917.
Sep 21 Latvia proclaims independence in the year 1917.
Sep 22 Peter Adams, LA CA, actor (Alternative) in the year 1917.
Sep 23 In the year 1917 imry Nemeth, Hungary, hammer thrower (Olympic-gold-1948)
Sep 24 Colin Cowe, senior bursar (Magdalen College Oxford) in the year 1917.
Sep 26 On this day in history british assault on Menin-street, France
Sep 26 Edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies in the year 1917.
Sep 27 In the year 1917 broadhurst Theater opens at 235 W 44th St NYC
Sep 27 Edgar Degas, painter, Paris on this day in history.
Sep 27 Louis Auchincloss, Lawrence NY, lawyer/novelist (Watchfires) on this day in history.
Sep 30 Buddy Rich, New York, American jazz drummer and band leader (Buddy Rich Band-Away We Go) in the year 1917.
Oct 01 On this day in history rené A de Rooy, Suriname/Antillian poet (Juancho Picaflor)
Oct 02 In the year 1917 francis Jackson, organist & master of Music/York minister
Oct 02 HMS Drake, a Armoured cruiser of 14,000 tons built in 1902 torpedoed by U79. She was beached by her Captain, S H Radcliffe in Church Bay on the north coast of Ulster. All the crew was consequently saved on this day in history.
Oct 04 Albert de Klerk, Dutch composer/conductor on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history british assault on Broodseinde, France
Oct 05 On this day in history robert Adams, English sculptor
Oct 06 Robert Mitchum, actor (2 for the Seesaw, Ryan's Daughter) on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history helmut Dantine, Vienna Austria, actor (Shadow of the Cloak)
Oct 08 In the year 1917 danny Murtaugh, baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates)
Oct 08 Trotski named chairman of Petrograd Soviet on this day in history.
Oct 09 Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 09 Kusuo Kitamura, Japan, 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1932) in the year 1917.
Oct 10 In the year 1917 giants Rube Benton is 1st lefty to pitch a World Series no hitter