Today in History for 17th February 1970

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 2 of 2

- Robert Marasco's "Child's Play" premieres in NYC
- US army officer Jeffrey McDonald murders his pregnant wife & two small daughters

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 3 of 3

- Dominic Purcell, English-born actor
- Tim Mahoney, American musician (311)
- Tommy Moe, Anchorage Alaska, nordic skiier (Olympic-gold/silver-1994)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- Alfred Newman, US composer, dies at 69
- Shmuel Yosef Agnon, Jewish novelist (Nobel 1966), dies at 81

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