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

Bob Guccione

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

  • 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? 90 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius