July 17, 2009 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Jakarta double bombings at the JW Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Hotels killed 9 people including 4 foreigners.

Deaths in History

  • Leszek KoĊ‚akowski, Polish philosopher (b. 1927)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Walter Cronkite, American broadcast journalist (b. 1916)

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite