1917

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This article is about the year 1917.
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 (dominical letter G) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Julian calendar, the 1917th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 917th year of the 2nd millennium, the 17th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1910s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1917 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

Below, events of World War I have the "WWI" prefix.

January

February

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

March

April

Lenin

May

June

July

August

September

October

File:Venceslau Brás declara guerra 1917.jpg
Brazilian President Venceslau Brás signs a declaration of war against the Central Powers

November

December

Date unknown

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Date unknown

Deaths

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Nobel Prizes

References

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  4. L'Osservatore Romano, Weekly Edition in English, 12/19 August 1998, p. 9.
  5. Seton-Watson, Christopher (1967). Italy from Liberalism to Fascism: 1870 to 1925. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. pp. 468–9. 
  6. "Greece declares war on Central Powers". history.com. History. Archived from the original on 2015-04-01. 
  7. "Minorpowers, Greece". firstworldwar.com. Archived from the original on 2015-03-14.