Historical Events on November 17, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Present Laughter" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC
  • Sam's Town Bowling Invitational
  • Time White and T. Assebework discover the first fossils of 2.5 million year old Australopithecus garhi, an ancestor on the human family tree, in Bouri, Middle Awash, Ethiopia