April 17 is the 107th day of the year (108th in leap years). There are 258 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 1918 — Anne Shirley, who portrayed Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables (1934) and Anne of Windy Poplars (1940), was born in New York City, New York, USA.
- 1961 — Carlo Rota, who played Cockney Driver in Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000), was born in London, England, United Kingdom.
- 2004 — Bruce Boa, who portrayed Mr. Harrison in Road to Avonlea (1990–1996), died in Surrey, England, United Kingdom.
- 2016 — "Dreams", the 78th weekly vlog of Anne Shirley and a Green Gables Fables episode, premiered on YouTube.