August 17, 1924 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • French-German trade agreement signed

Birthdays in History

  • Evan Connell, author (The Patriot), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2013)
  • Evan S Connell, US writer
  • Helen Wallis, cartographer/librarian
  • John A Emmens, art historian/poet (Kunst & Vliegwerk)

Deaths in History

  • Pavel S "Paul" Urysohn, Russian mathematician, drowns at 26