March 17

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 Rebecca in 1940 directed by Alfred Hitchcock and Dolores Claiborne in 1995 directed by Taylor Hackford.
But much more happened on March 17 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around March 17 over the years?
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Rebecca

Rebecca

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson

Country: United States of America

Dolores Claiborne

Dolores Claiborne

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Christopher Plummer, Judy Parfitt

The Changeling

The Changeling

Release year: 1980

Directed by: Peter Medak

Starring: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Marsh

Country: United States of America

Side Street

Side Street

Release year: 1950

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Farley Granger, Cathy O'Donnell, James Craig, Paul Kelly

The Night My Number Came Up

The Night My Number Came Up

Release year: 1955

Directed by: Leslie Norman

Starring: Michael Redgrave, Sheila Sim, Alexander Knox, Denholm Elliott

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 17?


Holidays

  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
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Events

  • 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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Books

Which were the most popular books released around March 17 over the years?
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The Blooding by Joseph Wambaugh

The Blooding

Year: 1989

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Fifteen-year-old Lynda Mann's savagely raped and strangled body is found along a shady footpath near the English village of Narborough. Though a massive 150-man dragnet is launched, the case remains unsolved. Three

Ibm And The Holocaust by Edwin Black

Ibm And The Holocaust

Year: 2001

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IBM and the Holocaust is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling shocker--a million copies in print--detailing IBM's conscious co-planning and co-organizing of the Holocaust for the Nazis, all micromanaged by its

Sliver by Ira Levin

Sliver

Year: 1991

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A successful career woman living in Sliver, a glittering Manhattan high-rise, discovers that someone is watching her every move.

The Fortune by Michael Korda

The Fortune

Year: 1989

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Twenty-four-year-old Alexa Walden secretly married 64-year-old millionaire Arthur Bannerman. And after his death, Alexa finds herself tainted with scandal and pitted against the powerful and privileged world of the New York

The Cat Who Blew The Whistle by Lilian Jackson Braun

The Cat Who Blew The Whistle

Year: 1995

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Jim Qwilleran and his Siamese sleuths, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate the disappearance of a wealthy railroad buff--and alleged multimillion-dollar embezzler--a case that becomes complicated by red herrings, a tragic train

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