Historical Events In 1917
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Dec 17 On this day in history louis Salvador Palange, composer
Dec 18 Ossie Davis, Cogdell GA, actor/playwright (Hot Stuff, Man Called Adam) in the year 1917.
Dec 18 On this day in history soviet regiment (Stalin/Lenin) declares Finland Independent
Dec 19 On this day in history 1st NHL game played on artificial ice (Toronto)
Dec 19 Graham Sharp, ice skater on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history russian secret police in Czech forms under Felix Dzerzjinski
Dec 20 In the year 1917 second conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated TOP
Dec 21 Alicia Alonso, Havana Cuba, ballerina (American Ballet Theatre) on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1917 flanders declares it's independence, under Pieter Tack
Dec 22 On this day in history francesca Saveria Cabrini, US saint/patron of immigrant, dies at 67
Dec 23 In the year 1917 3 British warships come close to Holland
Dec 25 "Why Marry," 1st drama to win Pulitzer Prize, premieres in NYC in the year 1917.
Dec 26 On this day in history 1st NHL defensemen to score a goal: Toronto Maple Leaf Harry Cameron
Dec 26 In the year 1917 fed government took over operation of American RR for duration of WW I
Dec 26 In the year 1917 louise J Gautier, French poetess/daughter of Theophile G, dies at 71
Dec 26 In the year 1917 rosemary Woods, Nixon's secretary, keep her away from your tapes
Dec 27 Earl of Inchcape, English large landowner/industrialist (P&O) on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1917 ellis Clarke, president Trinidad & Tobago (1976-87)
Dec 29 On this day in history tom Bradley, (Mayor-D-LA) (1973- )
Dec 30 -32°F (-36°C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record) on this day in history.
Dec 30 Nancy Coleman, Everett WA, actress (Edge of Darkness) in the year 1917.
Dec 31 Dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members on this day in history.