October 17 is the 290th day of the year (291st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 75 days remaining until the end of the year.
Debuts and Returns
- 2008 - Andrea The Giant makes her professional debut.
- 2008 - Noam Dar makes his professional debut.
- 2013 - Veronica Lane debuted on WWE NXT.
- 1987 - WWF Superstars of Wrestling aired. Taped on October 6.
- 1994 - RAW aired. Tapings of the October 24 and October 31 episode also took place.
- 1998 - Shotgun Saturday Night aired. Taped on October 12.
- 1999 - CMLL Japan Women's Championship is created.
- 1999 - WWE Heat aired. Taped on October 12.
- 1999 - Osaka Pro aired.
- 2002 - Smackdown aired. Taped on October 15.
- 2004 - WWE Heat aired. Taped on October 11.
- 2005 - RAW aired.
- 2008 - Smackdown aired. Taped on October 14.
- 2011 - RAW aired.
- 2012 - WWE Main Event aired. Taped on October 16.
- 2012 - NXT aired. Taped on August 23.
- 2013 - iMPACT! aired. Taped on October 10.
- 2014 - Maryland Championship Wrestling began its MCW Autumn Armageddon Tour.
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