On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Nigerian military mistakely bomb refugee camp killing more than 70 in Rann, Borno state

PlaneFlight MH370 Disappears

Search for missing aircraft MH370 over the Indian Ocean is called off
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Post-it notes written by well-wishers in Malaysia after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 went missing
Post-it notes written by well-wishers in Malaysia after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 went missing

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Barack Obama commutes WikiLeaks discloser Chelsea Manning's prison sentence from 35 to 7 years

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama