July 17 in history: First post-World War II meeting, downing of Malaysian jet MH17 and more

From the first meeting after World War II to the downing of Malaysian jet MH17, we've got it all covered!

Let's dive into today's history.

1945

Allies hold first post-World War II meeting in Potsdam.

(Photograph:WION)

1955

Disneyland opens in California.

(Photograph:WION)

1976

Indonesia declares annexed East Timor as its 27th province.

(Photograph:WION)

1996

Government officially changes the name of Madras to Chennai.

(Photograph:WION)

2014

Malaysia's jet MH17 is shot down over Ukraine killing 298.

(Photograph:WION)

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