List of useful famous important facts about 17th February

List of useful famous important facts about 17th February



List of useful famous important facts about 17th February




In this post today, we will discuss some important and famous events that happened on the 17th of February.





17th February 1670 - On this day, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj won the Singhgarh fort from the Mughals.




17th February 1698 - On this day, Aurangzeb had captured the fort of Jinji.




17th February 1867 - On this day, the first ship had passed from the Suez canal.




17th February 1878 - On this day, the first Test match was played on the Sydney Cricket Ground.




17th February 1915 - On this day, Mahatma Gandhi visited Shanti Niketan for the first time.




17th February 1933 - On this day, America's Weekly Magazine 'Newsweek' was published.




17th February 1947 - On this day, the broadcast of 'Voice of America' was started in the Soviet Union.




17th February 1972 - On this day, the British Parliament passed a resolution to join the European community.




17th February 1976 - On this day, Macau adopted the constitution.




17th February 1979 - On this day, China's army attacked Vietnam.




17th February 1983 - On this day, the Netherlands adopted the Constitution.




17th February 2004 - On this day, Shamsher Singh Rana, the chief accused of the Phool Devi murder case, escaped from Tihar jail.




17th February 2005 - On this day, Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen demanded Indian citizenship.




17th February 2007 - On this day, United States secretary Hillary Clinton announced the withdrawal of troops from Iraq.



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