February 17, 1995 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Colin Fergusson found guilty of killing 6 people on the Long Island Rail Road in NY
  • Federal judge allows lawsuit claiming US tobacco makers knew nicotine was addictive & manipulated its levels to keep customers hooked

Deaths in History

  • Thelma Hulbert, English painter (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies at 81
  • Timothy Hugh Brown, theatre critic, dies at 52