On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Babe Ruth draws his 2,000th base on balls at Cleveland

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucio Tan, Chinese Filipino businessman (Philippine Airlines), in Amoy China
  • Pat McCormick, comedian (Don Rickles Show)
  • Philippe Capdenat, composer
  • Rainer Kisch, German writer, born in Döbeln