Famous People Born on July 17, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenan Evren, Turkish soldier and politician, (President of Turkey 1980-1989 by military coup), born in Ala┼čehir, Manisa Province (d. 2015)
  • Lou Bourdeau, baseball player/manager (1948 AP Athlete of Year)

Person of interestPhyllis Diller

Phyllis Diller, American comedienne and actress (Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number), born in Lima, Ohio (d. 2012)

Comedienne and Actress Phyllis Diller
Comedienne and Actress
Phyllis Diller

About July 17, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 101 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Cancer