Titanic : On this Day... 17 October

The following 3 people were born

VAN DER BRUGGE, Mr Wessel Adrianus — 17th October 1873
SILVERTHORNE, Mr Spencer Victor — 17th October 1876
HARTNELL, Mr Fred — 17th October 1890

The following 5 people died

ARCHER, Mr Ernest Edward — 17th October 1917
O'BRIEN, Mrs Hannah — 17th October 1918
ISMAY, Mr Joseph Bruce — 17th October 1937
PERSSON, Mr Ernst Ulrik — 17th October 1951
MARVIN, Mrs Mary Graham Carmichael — 17th October 1975

The following 2 items were published

Ontario Vital Records (1876) SPENCER VICTOR SILVERTHORNE BIRTH RECORD — 17th October 1876  
New York Times (1933) BOXER SAYS MRS. DICK WILL WED HIM SOON — 17th October 1933