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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1914 1915 191619171918 1919 1920
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1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday[1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar).

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Events of 1917

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January

February

President Woodrow Wilson of the United States announces to Congress the breaking of diplomatic relations with Germany

March

April

May

June

July

August

October

November

December

Undated

Ongoing

Births

1917 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1917
MCMXVII
Ab urbe condita 2670
Armenian calendar 1366
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԶ
Bahá'í calendar 73 – 74
Bengali calendar 1324
Berber calendar 2867
Buddhist calendar 2461
Burmese calendar 1279
Byzantine calendar 7425 – 7426
Chinese calendar 丙辰年十二月初八日
(4553/4613-12-8)
— to —
丁巳年十一月十八日
(4554/4614-11-18)
Coptic calendar 1633 – 1634
Ethiopian calendar 1909 – 1910
Hebrew calendar 56775678
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1972 – 1973
 - Shaka Samvat 1839 – 1840
 - Kali Yuga 5018 – 5019
Holocene calendar 11917
Iranian calendar 1295 – 1296
Islamic calendar 1335 – 1336
Japanese calendar Taishō 6
(大正6年)
Korean calendar 4250
Thai solar calendar 2460

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Nobel Prizes

Notes

  1. ^ "Calendar in year 1917 (Russia)" (Julian calendar), webpage: Julian-1917 (Romania used Julian in 1919, when Russia adopted Gregorian).
  2. ^ L'Osservatore Romano, Weekly Edition in English, 12/19 August 1998, page 9
  3. ^ Seton-Watson, Christopher. 1967. Italy from Liberalism to Fascism: 1870 to 1925. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. Pp. 468–9

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  - 1910s -  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1914 1915 1916 - 1917 - 1918 1919 1920

Events

  • Last year of Tsar Alexander II of Russia's reign.
  • Russian Revolution (Russia goes communist)
  • The United States declares war on Germany (for World War I)
  • Influenza pandemic

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