On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 2017

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 121st Boston Marathon: Kenyan double; Geoffrey Kirui takes men's title in 2:09:37; Edna Kiplagat women's champion in 2:21:52
  • 1st living giant shipworm at 3 ft found in the Philippines, really a type of clam