On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Gillis, American composer (Symphony 5½ - A Symphony for Fun), born in Cameron, Missouri (d. 1978)
  • Wessel Couzijn, Dutch sculptor and cartoonist (Auschwitz-monument), born in Amsterdam (d. 1984)
1912 Highlights

About June 17, 1912

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini