On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1883

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Musselburgh Links: Willie Fernie beats defending champion Bob Ferguson 1-up in 36-hole playoff

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Baumgartner, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1913)
1883 Highlights

About November 17, 1883

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio