What Happened on April 17, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • HervĂ© Bazin, French writer (Head Against the Wall), born in Angers, Maine-et-Loire, France (d. 1996)
  • Mikhail Botvinnik, Russian world chess champion (1948-63), born in Repino, Russia (d. 1995)