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 This day in History - July 17
394 Historic Events for July 17
1945

Potsdam Conference (FDR, Stalin, Churchill) holds 1st meeting

Event
1945

Fenneken Fockema Andreae, Dutch actress (Sea Gull)

Birth
1946

Dragoljub "Draza" Mihailovic, Yugoslav gen (Nazi), executed at 53

Death
1947

Camilla Parker-Bowles, London England, Prince Charles' lover

Birth
1947

Raoul Wallenberg, Swedish diplomat in WW II (saved Jews), dies at 34

Death
1948

Luc Bondy, Zurich Switzerland

Birth
1948

Brian Glascock, rock drummer (Motels-Only the Lonely)

Birth
1948

Phillip Harris, rocker

Birth
1948

Proclamation of constitution of Republic of (South) Korea

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1948

Israeli army captures Nazareth

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1948

Cathy Ferguson, 100m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1949

Terry "Geezer" Butler, Birmingham, rock bassist (Black Sabbath)

Birth
1949

Mike Vale, rock bassist (Tommy James and The Shondells)

Birth
1949

Mick Tucker, London, rock drummer (Sweet Harlesden)

Birth
1949

Geezer Butler, Birmingham, rocker (Black Sabbath)

Birth
1949

Bill Ward, rocker

Birth
1950

Indonesian troops land on Buru, South-Molukka

Event
1951

Lucie Arnaz, LA Calif, actress (Kim-Here's Lucy, Jazz Singer)

Birth
1951

King Leopold II of Belgium gives up throne to son Boudouin I

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1952

Th‚ Lau, Dutch singer/guitarist/composer (The Scene, Row Row Row)

Birth
1952

Robert R[ick] McCammon, US, sci-fi author (Baal, Mystery Walk)

Birth
1952

Phoebe Snow, singer (Theme from "It's a Different World")

Birth
1952

David Hasselhoff, Balt Md, actor (Night Rider, Mitch-Baywatch)

Birth
1952

Chet McCracken, Seattle Wash, rocker (Doobie Brothers)

Birth
1952

Nicolette Larson, KC MO, rock vocalist (Twins, Lotta Love)

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