On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernhard van den Sigtenhorst Meyer, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1953)
  • Heinz Guderian, German general during WWII, born in Kulm, Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire (d. 1954)
1888 Highlights

About June 17, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini