What Happened on October 17, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"The Colbert Report" hosted by Stephen Colbert first airs on US TV

Comedian and TV Host Stephen Colbert
Comedian and TV Host
Stephen Colbert

Famous Deaths

  • Ba Jin, Chinese writer (b. 1904)
  • Franky Gee, European techno artist (b. 1962)