What Happened on July 17, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCamilla Parker Bowles

Camilla Parker Bowles, English wife of Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall, born in London

Duchess of Cornwall Camilla Parker Bowles
Duchess of Cornwall
Camilla Parker Bowles
  • Wolfgang Flür, German musician (Kraftwerk)

Famous Deaths

  • Raoul Wallenberg, Swedish diplomat in WW II (saved thousands of Jews), dies at 34