What Happened on July 17, 1928

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Muir, British fashion designer and dressmaker, born in London (d. 1995)
  • Vince Guaraldi, American jazz musician and composer (peanuts TV specials), born in San Francisco (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Alvaro Obregon, general/President of Mexico, assassinated
  • Giovanni Giolitti, 5x premier of Italy (1892..1921), dies