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April 17, 1932 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia ends slavery

Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie
Ethiopian Emperor
Haile Selassie

Birthdays in History

  • Han J A Hansen [Jansen], Dutch journalist (King Comes!)

Deaths in History

  • Patrick Geddes, Scottish biologist and town planner who coined the term conurbation, dies at 77
1932 in History