July 17, 1954 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Construction begins on Disneyland. . .
  • Theodor Heuss re-elected president of West Germany

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Angela Merkel, German politician, Chancellor of Germany (2005-), born in Hamburg, West Germany

Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
Angela Merkel
  • J. Michael Straczynski, American author

Deaths in History

  • Dirk B Nanninga, painter, dies at 85