Historical Events In 1917
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Dec 17 On this day in history louis Salvador Palange, composer
Dec 18 In the year 1917 ossie Davis, Cogdell GA, actor/playwright (Hot Stuff, Man Called Adam)
Dec 18 On this day in history soviet regiment (Stalin/Lenin) declares Finland Independent
Dec 19 In the year 1917 1st NHL game played on artificial ice (Toronto)
Dec 19 Graham Sharp, ice skater on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1917 russian secret police in Czech forms under Felix Dzerzjinski
Dec 20 Second conscription referendum in Australia and among forces overseas Proposal to introduce conscription defeated TOP on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history alicia Alonso, Havana Cuba, ballerina (American Ballet Theatre)
Dec 22 On this day in history flanders declares it's independence, under Pieter Tack
Dec 22 In the year 1917 francesca Saveria Cabrini, US saint/patron of immigrant, dies at 67
Dec 23 3 British warships come close to Holland on this day in history.
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 Fed government took over operation of American RR for duration of WW I on this day in history.
Dec 26 Louise J Gautier, French poetess/daughter of Theophile G, dies at 71 in the year 1917.
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) in the year 1917.
Dec 28 In the year 1917 ellis Clarke, president Trinidad & Tobago (1976-87)
Dec 29 Tom Bradley, (Mayor-D-LA) (1973- ) on this day in history.
Dec 30 -32°F (-36°C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record) on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history nancy Coleman, Everett WA, actress (Edge of Darkness)
Dec 31 In the year 1917 dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members