On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Stephen Schwartz' musical "Godspell" premieres off-Broadway
  • Washington State bans sex discrimination

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Lindsay, Big Fork, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers)
  • Mark Williams, NFL linebacker (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti, Queen of the Netherlands (2013-present), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Shaun Hart, Australian footballer