On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Curtis, American harpsichordist, musicologist and conductor, born in Mason, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • James M Inhofe, (Rep-R-Oklahoma)
  • Marion Montgomery [Marian Runnells], American-British jazz singer ("Maybe the Morning"), born in Natchez, Mississippi, (d. 2002)

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths

  • Joachim Ringelnatz [Hans Bötticher], German writer and artist, dies at 51
1934 Highlights

About November 17, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio