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Lao-Tzu: Clay is molded to form a cup, But it is on its non-being that the utility of the cup depends. Doors and windows are cut out to make a room, But it is on its non-being that the utility of the room depends. Therefore turn being into advantage, and turn non-being into utility.

Here are some interesting facts ih history happened on 17 October.

  1. Columbus sights the isle of San Salvador

  2. new royal charter for Massachusetts now including Maine Plymouth.

  3. British General John Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga NY

  4. Cornwallis defeated at Yorktown

  5. Marie Antoinette executed.

  6. Knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized

  7. Gustav Kirchoff discoverer of the laws of spectroscopy dies.

  8. Ohio national guard kills 3 lynchers while rescuing a black man.

  9. Sutro railroad sold to Robert F. Morrow for $215 000.

  10. Bank of Italy (Bank of America) opens its doors.

  11. RCA created.

  12. Al Capone convicted of tax evasion sentenced to 11 years in prison

  13. Albert Einstein arrives in the US a refugee from Nazi Germany.

  14. 1st American destroyer torpedoed in WW2 the Kearny off Iceland

  15. Juan Peron becomes dictator of Argentina.

  16. Britain's Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip visits White House.

  17. French author Albert Camus awarded Nobel Prize in Literature.

  18. Yanks beat Giants for 20th world championship

  19. Yanks fire Manager Yogi Berra

  20. Pete Knight in X-15 reaches 85 km.

  21. Soyuz 7 returns to Earth

  22. 1st time Islanders shut-out - 5-0 vs Penguins

  23. The Arab oil embargo begins. It will last until March 1974.

  24. West German commandos storm hijacked Lufthansa in Mogadishu Somalia free all 86 hostages aboard & killing three of the four hijackers.

  25. Canada begins regular live TV coverage of Parliament.

  26. Islanders start 23 undefeated games at home streak (15-0-8)

  27. Yanks win 22nd World Championship capping their great comeback year

  28. Mother Teresa of India was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

  29. Lou Pinella named Yankee manager

  30. US Senate approved immigration bill prohibiting hiring of illegal aliens & offered amnesty to illegals who entered prior to 1982.

  31. 1st World Series game in a covered stadium (Minnesota Metrodome).

These famous people were born on 17 October.

  1. 1835 - Alexandrine-Pieternella Tinne, explored the White Nile

  2. 1893 - Spring Byington

  3. 1903 - Irene Ryan, in El Paso Texas

  4. 1915 - Arthur Miller, playwright (Death of a Salesman, The Crucible)

  5. 1919 - Rita Hayworth, in NY (Alzheimer victim)

  6. 1921 - Tom Poston, comedian, Actor

  7. 1928 - Julie Adams, in Iowa

  8. 1929 - Beverly Garland, in Santa Cruz California

  9. 1930 - Jimmy Breslin, newspaperman & raconteur

  10. 1933 - William A. Anders, astronaut (Apollo 8)

  11. 1938 - Robert 'Evel' Knievel, motorcycle daredevil

  12. 1945 - Dave Cutler, CFL place kicker (Edmonton Eskimos)

  13. 1946 - Bob Seagren, pole vaulter

  14. 1947 - Charles A. Ingene, macromarketing researcher

  15. 1948 - Margot Kidder, in Yellowknife - Lois Lane

  16. 1949 - George Wendt, cheers

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