On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Oleg Tabakov, Soviet-Russian actor and artistic director (Moscow Art Theatre), born in Saratov, Russian SFSR (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman, American feminist, writer and lecturer for social reform, dies at 75
1935 Highlights

About August 17, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo