February 17, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • In Australia, Nationalist Party takes over a coalition government

Birthdays in History

  • Abdur Rahman Badawi, Egyptian philosopher (d. 2002)
  • Guillermo Gonz├ílez Camarena, Mexican inventor (d. 1965)

Deaths in History

  • Edmund Bishop, English secretary of Thomas Carlyle, dies at 70