On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1899

Historical Events

  • Victoria & Albert Museum foundation laid, London, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Ralf Harolde, American actor (Framed, Smart Money, Tip-off), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1974)
1899 Highlights

About May 17, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus