January 17, 1911 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Failed assassination attempt on premier Briand in French Assembly
  • Percy Mackaye's "Scarecrow" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in History

  • Luis W Alvarez, US, physicist (sub atomic, Nobel 1968) [or Jun 13]

Deaths in History

  • Francis Galton, English scholar, dies at 88