USING OUR SERVICES YOU AGREE TO OUR USE OF COOKIES
 

What Happened On 17th July 2014 In History

July 17th (2014) was a Thursday. It's the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 167 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 17th July, 2014

  • » Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, a Boeing 777, crashes near the border of Ukraine and Russia after being shot down. All 298 people on board are killed.

July 17th Famous Deaths for 2014

  • » Victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
  • » Henry Hartsfield, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut (b. 1933)
  • » Otto Piene, German sculptor and academic (b. 1928)
  • » J. Sasikumar, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1928)
  • » Elaine Stritch, American actress and singer (b. 1925)

July 17th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints known as Feast Day:
  • » Alexius of Rome (Latin Church or Western Church)
  • » Saint Kenelm e.g Cynehelm
  • » Cynllo
  • » Jadwiga of Poland
  • » Martyrs of Compi├Ęgne
  • » Magnus Felix Ennodius
  • » Saint Marcellina known as Marcellina
  • » Saint Piatus known as Piatus of Tournai
  • » Canonization of the Romanovs called Romanov sainthood (Russian Orthodox Church)
  • » Scillitan Martyrs e.g Speratus and companions
  • » William White (bishop of Pennsylvania) (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » July 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Constitution Day (South Korea)
  • » Remembrance days in Slovakia known as Independence Day (Slovakia)

Year 2014 historical events for the month of July

  • Sun
  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
 
 

World History for the 17th July