What Happened on April 17, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 99th Boston Marathon: Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya 1st man in 2:09:22 and Uta Pippig of Germany 1st woman in 2:25:11

Famous Birthdays

  • Paulie Litt, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • A R A (Anton) Murray, cricketer (289 runs & 11 wkts in 10 Tests), dies
  • Frank E. Resnik, American business executive (Philip Morris USA), dies at 66
  • Nancy Mayhew Youngman, English painter and educationalist, dies at 88