Today in History for 17th November 1996

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 3 of 3

- "Present Laughter" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC
- Sam's Town Bowling Invitational
- Time White and T. Assebework discover the first fossils of 2.5 million year old Australopithecus garhi, an ancestor on the human family tree, in Bouri, Middle Awash, Ethiopia

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- Andrew John Fairclough, trade union educator, dies at 45
- Johan Fleming Ramsland, broadcaster, dies at 54

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