Historical Events on October 17th, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Metroparks' Rocky River Nature Center opens
  • It is estimated today that approximately 16,000 households were withholding rent and rates for council houses as part of the campaign of civil disobedience against internment organised by the Social Democratic and Labour Party, Northern Ireland
  • Judy Rankin wins LPGA Quality-First Golf Classic
  • Pittsburgh Pirates beat Balt Orioles, 4 games to 3 in 68th World Series