How long until April 17, 2020 ?
There are 131 days until April 17, 2020
Famous birthdays of April 17
- (2004) Kyla Simmons: Movie Actress.
- (2004) Solwhit : French-Irish race horse (d. 2014).
- (2004) Alena Pitts: Movie Actress.
- (2003) Brynn Cartelli: Musician.
- (2003) Blake Deming: Family Member.
Holidays and feasts of April 17
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Facts of April 17
- (2010) Toyota is to recall 600,000 Sienna minivans in the US over fears of corrosion. "In the worst case, the carrier cable may fail and the spare tyre could become separated from the vehicle" a statement from the company read. (BBC)
- (2016) A Russian Su-27 jet intercepts a United States Air Force RC-135 reconnaissance plane while in international airspace over the Baltic Sea. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says, "We condemn this kind of behavior. It is reckless. It is provocative. It is dangerous." (AFP via The Strait Times)
- (2010) Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Supreme Leader of Iran, describes the United States as an "atomic criminal", saying that religion prohibits the use of nuclear weapons (haram) and calls for the US to be expelled from the international nuclear system. (The Daily Telegraph) (BBC) (The Sydney Morning Herald) (Myanmar News) (AFP) (The Times of India)
- (1961) 33rd Academy Awards - Apartment, Burt Lancaster and Elizabeth Taylor win.
- (2005) 100 supporters of the Party of the Democratic Revolution protest outside the ranch of Mexican president Vicente Fox. They protest against the trial of Andrés Manuel López Obrador, popular mayor of Mexico City. (El Universal, Mexico) (Reuters)
April 17 over the years: how did the world look like on April 17 in the past 120 years ?
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