17th February

1904 Puccini’s Madama Butterfly premieres in Madrid

Kosovo Independence Day (see 15 February)

Hachinohe Emburi (Japan) – in the hope of a successful rice harvest, Japanese farmers put on horse hats and do a dance.

Quirinalia (Rome)

Maha Shivaartri (2015 – Hindus celebrate the God Shiva)

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