On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Galo Plaza Lasso, President of Ecuador (1948-52), head of OAS (1968-75)
  • Ramon Tapales, Filipino composer and conductor, born in Baybay, Philippines (d. 1995)

Famous Weddings

  • 26th US President Theodore Roosevelt's daughter Alice marries in the White House
1906 Highlights

About February 17, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius