What Happened On 17th December 1943 In History

December 17th (1943) was a Friday. It's the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 14 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 17th December, 1943

  • » All Chinese are again permitted to become citizens of the United States with the repealing of the Chinese Exclusion Act known as Act of 1882 and the introduction of the Magnuson Act.

Famous Birthdays on December 17 in 1943

  • » Mary Brunner, American criminal
  • » Ron Geesin, Scottish pianist and composer

December 17th Holidays in History

  • » Culture of Bahrain Holidays or Accession Day (Bahrain)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints called Feast Day:
  • » Daniel the Prophet
  • » Lazarus of Bethany (local commemoration in Cuba)
  • » O antiphon (Catholic Church)
  • » Wivina
  • » Saint Sturm named Sturm
  • » December 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers (United States)
  • » National Day (Bhutan)
  • » Saturnalia, in honor of Saturn (Roman festivals)
  • » Rumi Mewlewī Sufi Order named Urs of Rumi, the final and main day of the two weeks Mewlānā Festival (Turkey)

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