Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on March 17. From 1900 until now.
March 17 is under the sign of Pisces.
Famous birthdays on this day include Rob Kardashian (1987), John Wayne Gacy (1942) and Billy Corgan (1967).
Several movies were released around March 17 over the years, such as Forbidden Planet in 1956 directed by Fred M. Wilcox and Adventures of Captain Marvel in 1941 directed by John English, William Witney.
But much more happened on March 17 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around March 17 over the years?
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Which were the important events of March 17?
- 2019 2019 Jayapura flood and landslide: At least 73 people have been killed in flash floods in the province of Papua, Indonesia. (BBC)
- 2018 2018 Philippine Piper PA-23 Apache crash: A Piper PA-23 passenger aircraft bound for Laoag International Airport in Ilocos Norte, Philippines, crashes upon take off from Plaridel Airport in Bulacan, killing all five people onboard as well as five on the ground. (Reuters) (Rappler)
- 2017 Yemeni Civil War (2015-present): An unknown perpetrator using an Apache helicopter fires upon a boat carrying Somali refugees off the coast of Yemen, killing at least 40 of them, injuring 35 more. (Reuters), (AFP via MSN)
- 2016 Iraqi Civil War, Syrian Civil War: The United States Secretary of State John Kerry says ISIL has committed genocide against Christians, Yazidis and Shias in areas it controls in Syria and Iraq. (BBC)The Islamic State reports commander Hassan Aboud has died of wounds sustained about two weeks ago in a battle near Aleppo, Syria. He was injured when a vehicle he was in struck a roadside bomb near Khanaser. (The New York Times)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 17 over the years?
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- 2018 Drake - God's Plan
- 2017 Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
- 2016 Rihanna Featuring Drake - Work
- 2015 Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk!
- 2014 Pharrell Williams - Happy
- 2013 Baauer - Harlem Shake
- 2012 Fun. - We Are Young
- 2011 Lady GaGa - Born This Way
- 2010 Taio Cruz - Break Your Heart
- 2009 Flo Rida - Right Round
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Which were the most popular books released around March 17 over the years?
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