On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 2016

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Terror bomb in Chelsea, New York injures 29

Famous Weddings

  • Olympian and professional road racing cyclist Philip Deignan (33) weds fellow road racing cyclist Lizzie Armitstead (26) in Otley, England

Famous Deaths

  • Charmian Carr, American actress (The Sound of Music), dies at 73