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1787 : U.S. Constitution signed

On September 17, 1787, delegates from the 13 United States signed the U.S. Constitution at the end of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia.

1884 : A U.S. judge sets an amazing record

On September 17, 1884, Californian Judge Allen was able to judge 13 criminal cases in 6 minutes in Oakland. Although most cases were small, this gives an idea of ​​the rights of the defense at that time in the district.

1939 : Soviet Union invades Poland

On September 17, 1939, the Soviet Union invaded eastern Poland. On 1 September, Poland had been invaded from the west by Germany. The partition of Poland was decided by the Ribbentrop-Molotov non-aggression pact, signed on August 23, 1939 between the Soviet Union of Stalin and Hitler's Germany.

1940 : Operation Sea Lion postponed to a later date

On September 17, 1940, following the defeat of the Germans during the Battle of Britain, Operation Sea Lion, which provided for the invasion of Britain, was postponed indefinitely. It was never launched.

1978 : Signing of Camp David Accords

On September 17, 1978, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin signed a peace agreement at Camp David in Maryland, after 12 days of intense negotiations and 30 years of war between the two countries. The final peace agreement was signed in March 1979 and the two men received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1978 because of the historic talks.

2006 : Eruption of Mount Fourpeaked

On September 17, 2006, Fourpeaked Mountain, a stratovolcano in Alaska erupted after 10,000 years of inactivity. Due to the position of the volcano, the eruption caused no casualties.

Citazione del giorno : 17 Settembre

Menachem Begin
Israel is still the only country in the world against which there is a written document to the effect that it must disappear.

Compleanni : 17 Settembre

Nicolas de Condorcet, Matematico francese (1743)
David Dunbar Buick, Fondatore della Buick Motor Company (1854)
Christian Lous Lange, Storico norvegese, Nobel per la Pace (1869)
J. Willard Marriott, Uomo d'affari americano, fondatore del Marriott Corporation (1900)
John Creasey, Scrittore inglese (1908)
Chaim Herzog, 6o Presidente di Israele (1918)
Roddy McDowall, Attore inglese (1928)
Edgar Mitchell, Astronauta americano (1930)
Thomas Stafford, Astronauta americano (1930)
Anne Bancroft, Attrice americana (1931)
Jean-Claude Carrière, Sceneggiatore francese (1931)
Reinhold Messner, Alpinista italiano (1944)
John Ritter, Attore americano (1948)
Damon Hill, Pilota di Formula Uno inglese (1960)
Baz Luhrmann, Regista australiano (1962)
Bryan Singer, Regista americano (1965)
Kyle Chandler, Attore americano (1965)
Stéphane Rousseau, Comico canadese (1966)
Anastacia, Cantante americana (1968)
Philippe Fragione (Akhenaton), Rapper francese (IAM) (1968)
Keith Flint, Musicista inglese (The Prodigy) (1969)
Adriana Sklenarikova, Modella slovacca (1971)
Simone Perrotta, Calciatore italiano (1977)
Bakari Koné, Calciatore ivoriano (1981)
John Kucera, Sciatore canadese (1984)

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Tobias Smollett, Scrittore scozzese (1771)
Benjamin Bourne, Uomo politico americano (1808)
Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, Botanico francese (1836)
Alfred de Vigny, Poeta francese (1863)
Eugène Viollet-le-Duc, Architetto francese (1879)
Folke Bernadotte, Diplomatico svedese (1948)
Jimmy Yancey, Pianista americano (1951)
Richard Basehart, Attore americano (1984)
Laura Ashley, Stilista gallese (1985)
Red Skelton, Attore americano (1997)
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