Ephemeris of July 17: what happened on a day like today?
The ephemeris of this July 17th they configure a list of births, deaths and other events that occurred on a day like today. In this way, on this date, the world emoji day and in Argentina commemorates the Sports Motoring Dayin tribute to the death of Juan Manuel Fangio.
Also, today is a new anniversary of the birth of Julio Argentinian Rockformer President of the Nation and a figure crossed by debates in which, on the one hand, his role as a modernizer of the State and, on the other, the Conquest of the Desert, with which he incorporated parts of the Pampas region and Patagonia are weighed into Argentine territory through a military campaign.
this day too was born Cinchona, one of the most beloved cartoonists and cartoonists in Argentina. Creator of Mafalda and thousands of other vignettes, this artist spoke about life in society, the human condition and the excesses of political power, always with characteristic humor. The partial list of those born today is completed with Angela Merkelan important figure in global politics in this century, and the actor David Hasselhoffthe actor of The fantastic car Y Baywatch.
History shows that today also saw the last recital of the original formation of Guns N’ Roses on Argentine soil, in the Monumental stadium.
It is also the date of a shocking tragedy in recent years: in 2014, 298 people were killed when the Malaysia Airlines plane they were traveling on was shot down near the Russian-Ukrainian border.already involved in a civil war.
On the other hand, the deaths of the singer are also commemorated Billie Holiday and the already mentioned car driver Juan Manuel Fangioone of the greatest figures of Argentine sport.