Famous People Born on September 17, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Stewart, British sci-fi author (Crystal Cave), born in Sunderland, England (d. 2014)
  • Oswald Garrison Villard Jr., American Engineer (electronics) who invented the over-the-horizon radar that could detect objects thousands of miles away and peer around the Earth's curvature, born in Dobbs Ferry, New York
  • Ove J Abildgaard, Danish poet (Uglegylp)