What Happened on February 17, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Weddings

  • "Home and Away" actress Ada Nicodemou (29) weds Chrys Xipolitas at St. Andrew's Greek church in Redfern, Australia
  • Australian TV presenter Natalie Gruzlewski (30) weds pro surfer Luke Egan at St. Augustine's Catholic Church
  • Japanese actress Noria Fujiwara weds comedian Tomonori at Jinnai Ikuta Shrine in Kobe, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Dermot O'Reilly, Irish-born Canadian musician, producer and songwriter (b. 1943)
  • Jurga IvanauskaitÄ—, Lithuanian writer (b. 1961)
  • Maurice Papon, French Nazi collaborator (b. 1910)
  • Mike Awesome, American professional wrestler (b. 1965)