This was 198th day of the year and 167 days remained in the year.
July 17 in History
Spain surrendered to the United States at Santiago, Cuba, ending the Spanish-American War.
The last Russian Czar Nicholas II was buried 80 years after he and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks.
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