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Titanic : On this Day... 17 January

Titanic events from today in history

The following 5 people were born

JEFFERY, Mr William Alfred — 17th January 1884
GRACIE, Colonel Archibald — 17th January 1859
BONFIGLIO, Mrs Rosina — 17th January 1879
WELLS, Mrs Addie Dart — 17th January 1883
DRISCOLL, Miss Bridget — 17th January 1885

The following 3 people died

BAKER, Mr John — 17th January 1933
ROBERTS, Mr Arthur Wilfred — 17th January 1961
MAIONI, Miss Roberta Elizabeth Mary — 17th January 1963

The following 5 items were published

(1912) WHITE STAR LINE OFFICES IN PARIS — 17th January 1912
(1914) TITANIC UNSEAWORTHY, HE SAYS — 17th January 1914
New York Times (1914) TITANIC SAILOR IN COURT — 17th January 1914
The Times (1914) THOMAS WHITELEY : ANOTHER TITANIC CASE — 17th January 1914
New York Times (1932) MARION SCRANTON MARRIED — 17th January 1932

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