Sunday 17 November 1901
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joyce Wethered and Max Zehnder.
while The Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle was one of the best selling books.
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- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Joyce Wethered: Surrey, England -- Golfer (4 time British Amateur Champ).
- Max Zehnder: Composer.
- Raymond Chevreuille: Belgian composer.
- Walter Hallstein: German academic and politician 1st President of the European Commission (d. 1982).
- Lee Strasberg: Austria -- Acting coach / actor (Somewhere in the Night).
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