17th June

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YearItemDetail
1970 Polaroid camera patented Edward Land patents the Polaroid camera.
1967 China explodes H-Bomb China explodes its first H-Bomb.
1944 Iceland becomes a republic The republic of Iceland is established.
1940 France seeks surrender terms Following the fall of Paris, France seeks an armistice with Germany.
1823 Charles MacIntosh receives patent Charles MacIntosh patents his process for waterproofing cloth for use in raincoats.

 

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On This Day - 17th June