What Happened on January 17, 1893

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Historical Events

  • -17°F (-27°C), Millsboro, Delaware (state record)
  • Queen Liliuokalani is deposed by an American coup, Kingdom of Hawaii becomes a republic

Famous Deaths


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Rutherford B. Hayes, 19th US President (Republican: 1877-81), dies of a heart attack at 70

19th US President Rutherford B. Hayes
19th US President
Rutherford B. Hayes