What Happened on April 17, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 110th Boston Marathon: Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot of Kenya 1st man in 2:07:14 and Rita Jeptoo of Kenya 1st woman in 2:23:38

Famous Deaths

  • Henderson Forsythe, American actor (As the World Turns, Crisis at Central High), dies at 88