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August 17

August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 136 days remaining.

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August 16 - August 18 - July 17 - September 17 -- listing of all days

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... A 7.4-magnitude earthquake strikes northwestern Turkey, killing more than 17,000 and injuring 44,000. Births 1601 - Pierre de Fermat, mathematician 1629 - John III of ...