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Apr 17, 1897

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Events:


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Bullying in schools does not need to be tolerated and the Day of Silence was established in 1996 to highlight the impact of this on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and...
Ford Mustang Day commemorates of the day the Mustang was first introduced to the public in 1964. Most new cars are released in fall of the year titled for the...
Although DNA Day was made into an official observance by the U.S. Congress, it is the NGHRI (National Human Genome Research Institute) who seem to organise...
Nothing is likely to inject a little sunshine and gaudiness into someone's day more effectively than Nothing...
World Hemophilia Day was created to raise awareness about the disease and also to raise money for treatment. Don't forget to take part!
Haiku Poetry Day encourages you to try your hand at short, Japanese poems; stick to a syllable pattern of 5-7-5 and you're off to a good start - but it's much...

History Facts:


17-04-1524 New York Harbor discovered by Giovanni Verrazano.
17-04-1853 US Marine Hospital at the Presidio established.
17-04-1895 Treaty of Shimonoseki signed - ends 1st Sino-Japanese War (1894-95).
17-04-1941 Office of Price Administration established (handled rationing)
17-04-1961 Bay of Pigs - invasion.

Famous Birthdays:


17-04-1837 J.P. Morgan, financed the US.
17-04-1897 Thornton Wilder, American novelist

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 1897-04-17
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 17-04-1897
Federated States of Micronesia : 04-17-1897
Australia, Belize : 17-04-1897 or 04-17-1897
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 1897-04-17 or 17-04-1897
Albania : 1897-04-17 or 17/04/1897
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 17/04/1897
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 17.04.1897
Austria : 17.4.1897 or 17.4.97 or 17. April 1897 or 17. April 97
Bangladesh : 17-04-97 or 97-04-17
Belgium : 17-04-1897
Turkmenistan : 17.04.1897 or 17.04.97
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 17. 4. 1897. or 17. April 1897.
Czech Republic : 17. 4. 1897 or 17. April 1897
Cambodia : 1897-04-17 or 17-04-1897
Canada : 17-04-1897 or 1897 04 17 or 17/04/97 or Apr/17/1897 or Apr 17, 1897 or April 17, 1897 or April-17-97 or 1897-04-17 or 17 April 1897
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 1897-04-17
Denmark : 17-04-1897 or 17-04-97 or 1897-04-17 or 18970417 or 17. April 1897 or 17/4-97 or 17/4-1897
Estonia : 17.4.1897 or 17. April 1897
Finland, Serbia : 17.4.1897 or 17. April 1897
France, Ireland : 17/04/1897 or 17-04-1897
Germany : 17.04.97 or 17.4.97 or 17.04.1897 or 17.4.1897 or 1897-04-17 or 17. April 1897
Hong Kong : 17/04/97 or 17/4/97 or 17/04/1897 or 17/4/1897 or 1897/04/17
Hungary : 1897. 04. 17.
India : 17-04-1897 or 18970417 or 1897 04 17 or 1897-04-17
Iran : 1897/04/17 or 97/4/17 or 1897-04-17 or 17 April 1897
Kazakhstan : 1897.17.04 or 17.04.1897 or 17.04.97
Kenya : 97/04/17 or 17/04/1897 or 4/17/1897
Korea : 1897.04.17 or 1897/04/17
Latvia : 17.04.1897 or 1897.04.17
Luxembourg : 17/04/1897 or 17.4.1897
Maldives : th 1897f April, 1897 or 17.04.1897 or 17.04.97 or 17/04/97 or 17/04/1897 or 17-04-97 or 17-04-1897
Mongolia : 1897.04.17
Montenegro : 17.4.1897
Netherlands : 17-04-97 or 17-04-1897 or 17 April 97 or 17 April 1897
Nigeria : 17/04/97
Norway : 17.04.1897 or 170497 or 1897-04-17 or 17/4-97
Pakistan, Spain : 17/04/97 or 17/04/1897
Philippines : April 17, 1897 or 17-04-1897
Portugal : 17/04/1897 or 17-04-1897 or 1897-04-17
Poland : 17.04.1897
Romania : 17.04.1897 or 17-Apr-1897
Russia : 17.04.1897 or 17.04.97
Saudi Arabia : 17/04/1897 or 04/17/1897
Slovakia : 17. 04. 1897
Slovenia : 1897.04.17 or 17.4.1897 or 17. April 1897
South Africa : 1897-04-17 or 17/4/97
Sweden : 1897-04-17 or 17/4 1897 or 17/4 -97 or 17.04.1897
Ukraine : 17.04.97 or 17.04.1897 or 17/04/1897
United States of America : 04/17/97 or 04/17/1897 or 17 April 1897 or 17 Apr 1897 or 1897-04-17
Uzbekistan : 17.04.1897 or 17/04 1897

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