On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1932

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestV. S. Naipaul

V.S. Naipaul, British novelist (Middle Passage), born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago (d. 2018)

Novelist V. S. Naipaul
V. S. Naipaul

1932 Highlights

About August 17, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo