May 17, 1927 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • U.S. Army aviation pioneer, Major Harold Geiger, dies in the crash of his Airco DH.4 de Havilland plane at Olmstead Field, Pennsylvania

Birthdays in History

  • Ronald Halstead, deputy CEO (British Steel)

Deaths in History

  • Harold Geiger, U.S. Army aviation pioneer (b. 1884)