On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Reser, American banjo player and bandleader (Sammy Kaye Show), born in Piqua, Ohio (d. 1965)
1896 Highlights

About January 17, 1896

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 126 years and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn