On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 103-year-old Gus Andreone records the 8th ace of his career on the 113-yard, 14th hole of the Lakes Course, Palm Aire, Sarasota, FL; oldest golfer to record a hole-in-one

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Sony Pictures cancels the release of "The Interview", starring Seth Rogen, Lizzy Caplan, and James Franco, after a cyber attack on the studio

Actor & Writer Seth Rogen
Actor & Writer
Seth Rogen

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Rudolf Fries, German writer and informant, dies at 79