On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Graeme Obree bicycles world record time, 51,596 km

Famous Deaths

  • Ineke Shutter, choreography (Black Girl Goes to School), dies at 61
  • Scott Salmon, US choreographer (La Cage aux Folles), dies at 51
  • Vladimir Barmyn, Russian inventor (Stalinorgel), dies at 84