So you want to have a drink but you aren't sure why? Here are some GREAT reasons to call your friends over and have a party.
May 17th - holidays
  • Earliest date on which Trinity Sunday can fall, while June 20 is the latest; celebrated on the first Sunday after Pentecost. (Western Christianity) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Birthday of the Raja (Perlis) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Christian Feast Day: Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Constitution Day (Nauru) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Constitution Day (Norway) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Feast of ‘A?amat (Bahá'í Faith) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Galician Literature Day or Día das Letras Galegas (Galicia) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia aka IDAHO Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Liberation Day (Democratic Republic of the Congo) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • National Famine Memorial Day (Ireland) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • Navy Day (Argentina) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • World Information Society Day (International) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
May 17th - events
  • 2009 - Dalia Grybauskait? is elected the first female President of Lithuania. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 2007 - Trains from North and South Korea cross the 38th Parallel in a test-run agreed by both governments. This is the first time that trains have crossed the Demilitarized Zone since . Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 2006 - The aircraft carrier USS Oriskany is sunk in the Gulf of Mexico as an artificial reef. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 2004 - Massachusetts becomes the first U.S. state to legalize same-sex marriage. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1997 - Troops of Laurent Kabila march into Kinshasa. Zaire is officially renamed Democratic Republic of the Congo. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1994 - Malawi holds its first multi-party elections. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1992 - Three days of popular protests against the government of Prime Minister of Thailand Suchinda Kraprayoon begin in Bangkok, leading to a military crackdown that results in 52 officially confirmed deaths, many disappearances, hundreds of injuries, and over 3,500 arrests. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1990 - The General Assembly of the World Health Organization (WHO) eliminates homosexuality from the list of psychiatric diseases. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1987 - An Iraqi fighter jet fires two missiles into the U.S. warship USS Stark, killing 37 and injuring 21 of her crew. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1984 - Prince Charles calls a proposed addition to the National Gallery, London, a "monstrous carbuncle on the face of a much-loved and elegant friend," sparking controversies on the proper role of the Royal Family and the course of modern architecture. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1983 - The U.S. Department of Energy declassifies documents showing world's largest mercury pollution event in Oak Ridge, Tennessee (ultimately found to be 4.2 million pounds), in response to the Appalachian Observer's Freedom of Information Act request. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1983 - Lebanon, Israel, and the United States sign an agreement on Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1980 - General Chun Doo-hwan of South Korea declares martial law in order to suppress student demonstrations. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1980 - On the eve of presidential elections, Maoist guerrilla group Shining Path attacks a polling location in the town of Chuschi, Ayacucho, starting the Internal conflict in Peru. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1974 - Police in Los Angeles, California, raid the Symbionese Liberation Army's headquarters, killing six members, including Camilla Hall. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1974 - Thirty-three people are killed by terrorist bombings in Dublin and Monaghan, Ireland. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1973 - Watergate scandal: Televised hearings begin in the United States Senate. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1970 - Thor Heyerdahl sets sail from Morocco on the papyrus boat Ra II to sail the Atlantic Ocean. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1969 - Venera program: Soviet Venera 6 begins its descent into the atmosphere of Venus, sending back atmospheric data before being crushed by pressure. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1967 - Six-Day War: President Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt demands dismantling of the peace-keeping UN Emergency Force in Egypt. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1954 - The United States Supreme Court hands down a unanimous decision in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1943 - The United States Army contracts with the University of Pennsylvania's Moore School to develop the ENIAC. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1943 - World War II: the Dambuster Raids by No. 617 Squadron RAF on German dams. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1940 - World War II: Germany occupies Brussels, Belgium. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1940 - World War II: the old city centre of the Dutch town of Middelburg is bombed by the German Luftwaffe, to force the surrender of the Dutch armies in Zeeland. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1939 - The Columbia Lions and the Princeton Tigers play in the United States' first televised sporting event, a collegiate baseball game in New York City. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1933 - Vidkun Quisling and Johan Bernhard Hjort form Nasjonal Samling — the national-socialist party of Norway. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1927 - U.S. Army aviation pioneer, Major Harold Geiger, dies in the crash of his Airco DH.4 de Havilland plane at Olmstead Field, Pennsylvania. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1919 - The British War Department orders use of National Star Insignia on all airplanes. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1915 - The last British Liberal Party government (led by Herbert Henry Asquith) falls. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1914 - The Protocol of Corfu is signed recognising full autonomy to Northern Epirus under nominal Albanian sovereignty. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1902 - Greek archaeologist Valerios Stais discovers the Antikythera mechanism, an ancient mechanical analog computer. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1900 - Second Boer War: British troops relieve Mafeking. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1877 - The Victorian Football League of Australia is founded. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1875 - Aristides wins the first Kentucky Derby. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1873 - El Paso, Texas is established by charter from the Texas Legislature. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1865 - The International Telegraph Union (later the International Telecommunication Union) is established in Paris. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1863 - Rosalía de Castro publishes Cantares Gallegos, the first book in the Galician language. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1860 - German football club TSV 1860 München is founded Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1849 - A fire threatens to burn St. Louis, Missouri to the ground. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1814 - Occupation of Monaco changes from French to Austrian. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1814 - The Constitution of Norway is signed and the Danish Crown Prince Christian Frederik is elected King of Norway by the Norwegian Constituent Assembly. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1809 - Napoleon I of France orders the annexation of the Papal States to the French Empire. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1805 - Muhammad Ali becomes W?li of Egypt. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1792 - The New York Stock Exchange is formed. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1775 - American Revolutionary War: the Continental Congress bans trade with Canada. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1673 - Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette begin exploring the Mississippi River. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1642 - Paul Chomedey de Maisonneuve (1612–1676) founds the Ville Marie de Montréal. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1590 - Anne of Denmark is crowned Queen of Scotland. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1536 - George Boleyn, Viscount Rochford and four other men are executed for treason. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1521 - Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham, is executed for treason. Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
May 17th - births
  • 1991 - Adil Omar, Pakistani rapper Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1991 - Daniel Curtis Lee, American actor Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1990 - Leven Rambin, American actress Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1989 - Tessa Virtue, Canadian ice dancer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1988 - Nikki Reed, American actress Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1986 - Tahj Mowry, American actor Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1985 - Matt Ryan, American football player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1985 - Derek Hough, American dancer and singer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1984 - Christine Robinson, Canadian water polo player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1984 - Christian Bolaños, Costa Rican footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1983 - Channing Frye, American basketball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1983 - Nicky Hofs, Dutch footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1983 - Jeremy Sowers, American baseball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1983 - Chris Henry, American football player (d. 2009) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1982 - Tony Parker, French-American basketball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1982 - Matt Cassel, American football player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1982 - Reiko Nakamura, Japanese swimmer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1981 - Beñat Albizuri, Spanish cyclist Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1981 - Shiri Maimon, Israeli singer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1981 - Leon Osman, English footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1981 - Giannis Taralidis, Greek footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1981 - Lim Jeong Hee, Korean singer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1980 - Davor Džalto, Serbian/Croatian art historian Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1980 - Dallas Taylor, American singer (Underoath) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1979 - Wayne Thomas, English footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1978 - John Foster, American baseball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1978 - Paddy Kenny, Irish football goalkeeper Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1978 - Carlos Peña, Dominican baseball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1976 - José Guillén, Dominican baseball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1976 - Leehom Wang, American-born Taiwanese musician and composer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1975 - Cheick Kongo, French martial artist Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1975 - Jonti Picking, British cartoonist Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1975 - Kostas Sommer, Greek actor Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1975 - Laura Voutilainen, Finnish singer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1975 - Alex Wright, German professional wrestler Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1974 - Andrea Corr, Irish singer (The Corrs) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1974 - Wiki González, Venezuelan baseball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1974 - Eddie Lewis, American football (soccer) player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1974 - Sendhil Ramamurthy, American actor Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1973 - Josh Homme, American musician and songwriter (Queens of the Stone Age) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1973 - Matthew McGrory, American actor (d. 2005) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1973 - Sasha Alexander, American television actress Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1973 - Steve Barakatt, Canadian composer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1971 - Shaun Hart, Australian footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1971 - Princess Máxima of the Netherlands Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1970 - Jordan Knight, American singer (New Kids on the Block) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1970 - Hubert Davis, American basketball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1970 - Angelica Agurbash, Belorussian singer, actress and model Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1970 - Matt Lindland, American mixed martial arts fighter Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1969 - Thom Filicia, American television personality Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1969 - Alan Doyle, Canadian musician (Great Big Sea) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1966 - Hill Harper, American actor Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1966 - Mark Kratzmann, Australian tennis player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1966 - Danny Manning, American basketball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1965 - Trent Reznor, American musician (Nine Inch Nails) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1965 - Paige Turco, American actress Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1964 - Stratos Apostolakis, Greek footballer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1964 - Menno Oosting, Dutch tennis player (d. 1999) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1963 - Jon Koncak, American basketball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1963 - Page McConnell, American musician and songwriter (Phish) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1962 - Craig Ferguson, Scottish actor and comedian Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1962 - Lise Lyng Falkenberg, Danish writer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1961 - Enya, Irish singer and songwriter Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1960 - Lou DiBella, American boxing promoter Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1959 - Marcelo Loffreda, Argentine rugby player and coach Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1959 - Jim Nantz, American broadcaster Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1958 - Paul Di'Anno, English singer (Iron Maiden) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1957 - Pascual Pérez, Dominican baseball player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1956 - Sugar Ray Leonard, American boxer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1956 - Bob Saget, American actor Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1956 - Dave Sim, Canadian cartoonist Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1955 - Bill Paxton, American actor and film director Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1953 - Luca Prodan, Italian-Scottish singer and musician (Sumo, Hurlingham Reggae Band) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1952 - Howard Hampton, Canadian politician Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1951 - Simon Hughes, British politician Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1950 - Howard Ashman, American lyricist (d. 1991) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1950 - Janez Drnovšek, Slovenian politician (d. 2008) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1950 - Valeria Novodvorskaya, Russian politician, dissident, founder and chairwoman of the Democratic Union party Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1949 - Bill Bruford, English drummer (Yes, King Crimson) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1948 - Dick Gaughan, Scottish musician, singer and songwriter Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1946 - F. Paul Wilson, American novelist Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1946 - Udo Lindenberg, German musician Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1945 - Tony Roche, Australian tennis player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1943 - Johnny Warren, Australian footballer (d. 2004) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1942 - Taj Mahal, American musician Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1941 - David Cope, American composer and author Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1941 - Ben Nelson. 40th Governor of Nebraska & United States Senator from Nebraska Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1941 - Grace Zabriskie, American actress Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1940 - Alan Kay, American computer scientist Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1940 - Reynato Puno, Filipino Supreme Court Chief Justice Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1939 - Gary Paulsen, American author Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1938 - Jason Bernard, American actor (d. 1996) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1937 - Hazel R. O'Leary, 7th United States Secretary of Energy Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1936 - Dennis Hopper, American actor and director (d. 2010) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1935 - Dennis Potter, English writer (d. 1994) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1934 - Friedrich-Wilhelm Kiel, German politician Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1931 - Marshall Applewhite, American cult leader of Heaven's Gate (d. 1997) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1926 - Franz Sondheimer, German-born British chemist (d. 1981) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1921 - Dennis Brain, English French horn player (d. 1957) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1921 - Bob Merrill, American composer and lyricist (d. 1998) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1919 - Antonio Aguilar, Mexican singer and actor (d. 2007) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1919 - Merle Miller, American biographer (d. 1986) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1918 - Birgit Nilsson, Swedish soprano (d. 2005) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1918 - A. C. Lyles, American film producer Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1913 - Hans Ruesch, Swiss racing driver (d. 2007) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1912 - Ace Parker, American baseball and football player Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1911 - Lisa Fonssagrives, Swedish-born supermodel (d. 1992) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1911 - Maureen O'Sullivan, Irish actress (d. 1998) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1909 - Julius Sumner Miller, American physicist (d. 1987) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1906 - Zinka Milanov, Croatian soprano (d. 1989) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1904 - Jean Gabin, French actor (d. 1976) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1903 - Cool Papa Bell, baseball player (d. 1991) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1901 - Werner Egk, German composer (d. 1983) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1898 - Alfred Joseph Casson, Canadian painter (d. 1992) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1897 - Odd Hassel, Norwegian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1981) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1895 - Saul Adler FRS, Russian-born British-Israeli expert on parasitology (d. 1966) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1895 - Mary Josephine Ray, Canadian supercentenarian (d. 2010) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1891 - Princess Alexandra, Duchess of Fife (d. 1959) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1891 - Napoleon Zervas, Greek general and resistance leader during World War II (d. 1957) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1888 - Tich Freeman, English cricketer (d. 1965) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1886 - King Alfonso XIII of Spain (d. 1941) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1879 - Simon Petlyura, Ukrainian independence fighter (d. 1926) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1873 - Henri Barbusse, French novelist and journalist (d. 1935) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1873 - Dorothy Richardson, English writer (d. 1957) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1868 - Horace Elgin Dodge, American automobile manufacturer (d. 1920) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1866 - Erik Satie, French composer (d. 1925) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1845 - Jacint Verdaguer, Catalan poet (d. 1902) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1844 - Julius Wellhausen, German biblical scholar (d. 1918) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1836 - Wilhelm Steinitz, Austrian chess player (d. 1900) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1836 - Virginie Loveling, Belgian writer and poet (d. 1923) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1821 - Sebastian Kneipp, German naturopathist (d. 1897) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1794 - Anna Brownell Jameson, British writer (d. 1860) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1768 - Caroline of Brunswick, German-born Queen consort of George IV of the United Kingdom (d. 1821) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1768 - Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, English general (d. 1854) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1758 - John St Aubyn, British fossil collector (d. 1839) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1749 - Edward Jenner, English medical researcher (d. 1823) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1743 - Seth Warner, American revolutionary leader (d. 1784) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1718 - Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness, English diplomat and politician (d. 1778) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1706 - Andreas Felix von Oefele, German historian and librarian (d. 1780) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1682 - Bartholomew Roberts, Welsh pirate (d. 1722) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1628 - Archduke Ferdinand Charles of Austria, Regent of Tyrol (d. 1662) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1551 - Martin Delrio, Flemish theologian and occultist (d. 1601) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1443 - Edmund, Earl of Rutland, brother of Kings Edward IV of England and Richard III of England (d. 1460) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook
  • 1155 - Jien, Japanese poet and historian (d. 1225) Vote for this event to raise it's importance! Post this Event to Facebook

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