On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • George Sperti, American inventor (Preparation H), born in Covington, Kentucky (d. 1991)
  • Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant, patron of the arts
1900 Highlights

About January 17, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn