What Happened on July 17, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 145th British Golf Open Championship: Swede Henrik Stenson shoots a record 264 to win at Royal Troon Golf Club, Scotland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

17 works by Swiss architect Le Corbusier included in UNESCO World Heritage sites list as "an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement"

Architect and City Planner Le Corbusier
Architect and City Planner
Le Corbusier

Famous Weddings

  • Actress and model Tatyana Ali (37) weds Vaughn Rasberry in Beverly Hills, California

Famous Deaths

  • Gary S. Paxton, American musician and songwriter (Monster Mash), dies at 77