On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1910

Famous Birthdays

  • Edith S Green, (Rep-D-Ore)
  • Michael Economides, restaurateur
  • Sidney “Big Sid” Catlett, American jazz drummer (Louis Armstrong), born in Evansville, Indiana (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm F Kohlrausch, German physicist (Additiviteitsregel), dies at 69
1910 Highlights

About January 17, 1910

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn