1917 in Wales

This article is about the particular significance of the year 1917 to Wales and its people.

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1917
in
Wales

Centuries:
Decades:
See also:
1917 in
The United Kingdom
Ireland
Scotland

IncumbentsEdit

EventsEdit

Arts and literatureEdit

  • Papur Pawb ceases publication.

AwardsEdit

New booksEdit

MusicEdit

FilmEdit

SportEdit

  • Boxing: on 28 May Freddie Welsh is knocked out at the Manhattan Athletic Club, losing his world lightweight title after three years as champion.

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  11. ^ "Winners of the Chair". National Eisteddfod of Wales. 3 October 2019.[permanent dead link]
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  14. ^ Robert David Griffith. "WILLIAMS, JOHN (1856-1917), teacher of singing and choral conductor". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. National Library of Wales. Retrieved 8 February 2019.
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