What Happened on July 17, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Calbert Cheaney, NBA forward/guard (Washington Bullets/Wizards)
  • Cory Doctorow, Canadian author and activist
  • Nico Mattan, Belgian cyclist

Famous Deaths

  • Cliff Edwards, "Ukulele Ike", singer (54th Street Revue), dies at 76