This was 107th day of the year and 258 days remained in the year.
April 17 in History
Daffy Duck made his debut in Porky's Duck Hunt.
Geraldine Mock became the first woman to fly solo around the world.
Sirhan Sirhan was convicted for the murder of Robert F. Kennedy.
The Apollo 13 astronauts safely splashed down after their near-disastrous flight.
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