On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1910

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Diana Mitford, English biographer, famous beauty, wife of Oswald Mosley and one of the Mitford sisters, born in London (d. 2003)
  • H. Owen Reed, American composer, born in Odessa, Missouri (d. 2014)
  • Red Foley, American country singer (Mr Smith Goes to Washington), born in Blue Lick, Kentucky (d. 1968)