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 This day in History - September 17
471 Historic Events for September 17
1929

British troops begin evacuating

Event
1929

Lord Craig of Radley, marshal (RAF)

Birth
1929

Stirling Moss, race car driver

Birth
1929

John Stewart-Clark, MEP (C)

Birth
1930

Gwyn Francis, British Forestry commissioner

Birth
1930

Dorothy Loudon, Cambridge Mass, actress/singer (Garry Moore Show)

Birth
1930

Edgar Dean Mitchell, Hereford Texas, Capt USN/astronaut (Apollo 14)

Birth
1930

Thomas P Stafford, Weatherford Ok, USAF/astronaut (Gem 6 9, Ap 10 18)

Birth
1930

David Huddleston, Vinton Va, actor (How the West Was Won)

Birth
1931

Operetta "Victoria and Her Husband," premieres in London

Event
1931

Anne Bancroft, Bronx, actr (Graduate, Miracle Worker)/Mrs Mel Brooks

Birth
1931

1st LP record demonstrated (RCA Victor, NYC), venture failed

Event
1931

Red Sox Earl Webb sets record with 65 en route to 67 doubles

Event
1933

Desmond Fennell, British high court judge

Birth
1933

D A Fenner, British headmaster (Alleyn's School)

Birth
1933

Charles E Grassley, (Sen-R-Iowa, 1981- )

Birth
1933

Patricia Crowley, Olyphant Pa, actress (Please Don't Eat the Daisies)

Birth
1934

Little Milton [Campbell], rocker

Birth
1934

Maureen "Little Mo" Connolly, Ca, tennis, 1st woman grand slam (1953)

Birth
1934

Orlando Cepeda, Giants player (NL MVP 1967)

Birth
1934

RCA Victor re leases 1st 33 1/3 rpm recording (Beethoven's 5th)

Event
1934

Edmund van der Straeten, composer, dies at 79

Death
1934

USSR joins League of Nations (Netherland, Switz and Portugal vote no)

Event
1935

Timothy Bavin, Bishop of Portsmouth

Birth
1935

Ken Kesey, author (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest)

Birth