What Happened on February 17, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 33rd Daytona 500: Ernie Irvan wins (148.148 MPH)
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Todd Eldredge

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBonnie Wright

Bonnie Wright, British actress (Ginny Weasley in "Harry Potter" franchise), born in London, England

Actress Bonnie Wright
Actress
Bonnie Wright

Person of interestEd Sheeran

Ed Sheeran, English singer-songwriter (Shape of You, Thinking Out Loud), born in Halifax, England

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Singer-Songwriter
Ed Sheeran

Famous Deaths

  • Enrique Bermudez, commandant (Contra), dies