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Important Events of 17 September

1630 - Establishment of Boston city of America.

1761 - The battle of Cosabroma was fought.

1948 - Accession of the princely state of Hyderabad to India.

1949 - Establishment of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), a South Indian political party.

1974 - Bangladesh, Grenada and Guinea Bissau join the United Nations.

1982 - The first cricket test match was played between India and Ceylon (Sri Lanka).

1995 - The last elections under British rule were held in Beijing, the capital of China.

1956 - Indian Oil and Natural Gas Commission formed.

1957 - Malaysia joins the United Nations.

1999 - Osama bin Laden declares Jihad against India.

2000 - Jaffna peninsula was liberated from the LTTE.

2001 - the US clarified that there is no deal with Pakistan on Kashmir.

2002 - Iraq unconditionally allows UN weapons inspectors into the country.

2004 - The European Parliament passes a resolution imposing sanctions on the Maldives.

2006 - The Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement begins in Havana. Indian Air Force Special Forces unit Garuda commandos leave for Congolese peacekeeping mission. The two-day summit of non-aligned countries concluded in Havana. Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh met with Cuban President Fidel Castro. Al Qaeda's hand in the Kandahar plane hijacking was confirmed. 11th place for India in World Cup Hockey.

2008 - Minister of State for Shipping K. H. Muniyappa presented Vishwakarma National Award and National Safety Award 2006.

2009 - The Central Vigilance Commission released the names of 123 corrupt government officials on its website. By-elections were held for two assembly seats in Delhi and 18 in Bihar.

2011 - Wall Street siege movement begins in Zuccotti Park, New York.

2017- PV became the first Indian shuttler to win the Korea Open Super Series. Indus.

A person born on September 17,

1937 - Sitakant Mohapatra - is a famous litterateur of the Oriya language.

1864 - Anagarik Dharmapala

1867 - Gaganendranath Tagore - was a famous Indian cartoonist.

1879 - E V Ramaswamy Naicker - Tamil Indian freedom fighter, politician, and social activist.

1915 - Maqbool Fida Hussain - Famous Indian painter

1930 - Lalgudi Jayaraman - Famous violin of India.

1879 - Periyar E. V. Ramasamy - Indian social reformer.

1941 - C.G. Krishnadas Nair - is a teacher and metallurgist.

1945 - Bhakti Karu Swamy - Indian spiritual leader.

1945 - Joginder Jaswant Singh - was the 22nd Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army.

1950 - Narendra Modi- Indian politician

1872 - Vamanrao Baliram Lakhe - One of the freedom fighters of Chhattisgarh who fought for the independence of India.

1929 - Anant Pai - Indian educationist, founder of Amar Chitra Katha.

1903 - I.K. Kumaran - was the main person who removed French rule from the Mahi region.