June 17, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Battle between Muslims & Christians in Cairo, 14 killed

Deaths in History

  • Richard O'Connor, British general (b. 1889)
  • Yitzhak Zuckerman [Itzhak Zuckerman], Jewish resistance hero in World War II and one of the few survivors of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, dies at 65
  • Zerna Sharp, American writer and educator (Dick and Jane) (b. 1889)