What Happened on June 17, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ajahn Chah, Buddhist meditation master (d. 1992)
  • Maldwyn Thomas, president (Welsh Liberal Party)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Alexei Nikolaevich, last Tsarevich of Russia, executed with his family by the Bolsheviks at 13

Tsarevich of Russia Alexei Nikolaevich
Tsarevich of Russia
Alexei Nikolaevich
  • Derek Barber, CEO (Countryside Commission), dies