On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1889

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestErle Stanley Gardner

Erle Stanley Gardner, American detective writer (Perry Mason), born in Malden, Massachusetts (d. 1970)

Detective Writer Erle Stanley Gardner
Detective Writer
Erle Stanley Gardner

1889 Highlights

About July 17, 1889

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer