On This Day

July 17, 2007 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • TAM Airlines (TAM Linhas Aéreas) Flight 3054 crashes upon landing during rain in São Paulo. Brazil's deadliest aviation accident to date with estimated 199 deaths.

Deaths in History

  • Betsy Haworth, Church of England deaconess and minister, dies at 82
  • Júlio Redecker, Brazilian Politician (b. 1956)