Let us have a little bit of fun today and post about what happened on Sept.17th through history, who celebrates a birthday with you, and couple other categories.
International Country Music Day
International Patient Safety Day
Today in History:
1909-Denis Peyrony and Louis Capitan discover the skull of an adult male Neanderthal (La Ferrassie 1) during excavations in a rock shelter near La Ferrassie, France
1911-1st transcontinental airplane flight, NY-Pasadena in 82 hrs 4 min
1949-Wile E. Coyote, Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Chuck Jones "Road Runner, Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Chuck Jones
1954-"Lord of the Flies" by William Golding is published by Faber and Faber in London
1986-Marina Stepanova of USSR sets 400m hurdle woman's record (52.94)
2002-27th Toronto International Film Festival: "Whale Rider" directed by Niki Caro wins the People's Choice Award
2004-Tamil is declared the first classical language in India.
2005-30th Toronto International Film Festival: "Tsotsi" directed by Gavin Hood wins the People's Choice Award
2007-AOL, once the largest ISP in the U.S., officially announces plans to refocus the company as an advertising business and to relocate its corporate headquarters from Dulles, Virginia to New York City
2008-The IAU named another dwarf planet, Haumea
2019-Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg tells US Congress "I know you are trying but just not hard enough. Sorry.”
Constantine Maroulis, American rock singer
Bobby Lee, American comedian
Ada Choi, Hong Kong actress
Austin St. John, American actor
Koralia Karanti, Greek actress
Charles Martinet, American actor
John Ritter, American actor and comedian
Anne Bancroft [Anna Italiano], American actress, director, screenwriter and singer
Stirling Moss, British auto racer
Chuck Comeau, Canadian drummer
Keith Flint, English singer, musician and dancer
Hank Williams, American country singer
Movies Released on this day:
1980 "Divine Madness"
Songs Released on this day:
1982-"Bad to the Bone"-George Thorogood and the Destroyers
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