What Happened on July 17, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • WLCY (now WTSP) TV channel 10 in St Petersburg-Tampa, Florida (ABC) begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Winter, actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure), born in London, England
  • Craig Morgan [Greer], American singer (My Kind of Livin'), born in Kingston Springs, Tennessee
  • Ken Evraire, CFL slot back (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Santiago Segura, Spanish film director and actor

Famous Deaths

  • Luiz Cosme, Brazilian composer, dies at 57