|years:|| 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
|decades:||1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s|
|centuries:||19th century - 20th century - 21st century|
- World War I continues on Earth.
- On Earth, the Bolshevik revolution overthrows Russia's tsar and begins steps toward a new communist government (eventually, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). Key personalities include Leon Trotsky, Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin. The Cheka (a forerunner of the KGB) is established.
- The watergoing craft Estevan is lost traveling the Strait of Magellan on Earth.
Births and deathsEdit
|This article or subsection has an associated category.||1917 births|
|This article or subsection has an associated category.||1917 deaths|
- 29 May
- Human John F. Kennedy born on Earth.
- 19 November
- Indira Gandhi born.
- 16 December
- Arthur C. Clarke born.
- Unknown date
- James Wainwright born.
References and NotesEdit
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Historical fact.
- ↑ ENT episode: "Storm Front".
- ↑ TOS novel: Doctor's Orders
- ↑ TOS novel: From History's Shadow