On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1906

Historical Events

  • 11th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 10-0 in Birmingham

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Bronson, American actress (Evel Knievel, One Stolen Night), born in Trenton, New Jersey (d. 1971)
  • Rollie Stiles, American baseball player (d. 2007)
  • Soichiro Honda, Japan, founder/CEO (Honda Motor Co)
1906 Highlights

About November 17, 1906

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio