On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1930

Famous Birthdays

  • Armin Mueller-Stahl, German painter, author and actor (Kafka, Music Box), born in Tilsit, Germany

Person of interestBob Guccione

Bob Guccione, American publisher (Penthouse, Omni), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2010)

Publisher Bob Guccione
Bob Guccione
  • Julia Meade [Kunz], American actress and TV hostess (Spotlight Playhouse), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • Makoto Moroi, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Warlock [Philip Heseltine], British composer, dies of a probable suicide at 36
1930 Highlights

About December 17, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius