On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1930

Historical Events

  • 56th Kentucky Derby: Earl Sande aboard Gallant Fox wins in 2:07.6

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert David Croly, US founder (New Republic), dies at 61
1930 Highlights

About May 17, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus