On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Sailer, Austrian skier (Olympic-3 golds-1956)
  • Imrat Khan, Indian sitar and surbahar player and composer, born in Calcutta, British India (d. 2018)
  • Roswell Rudd ,American free-jazz trombonist (Archie Shepp), and avant-garde composer. (New York Art Quartet), born in Sharon, Connecticut (d. 2017)
  • Toni Sailer, Austrian alpine ski racer (Olympic gold Downhill, Giant slalom, Slalom 1956; 7 x World C'ship gold), born in Kitzbühel, Austria (d. 2009)
1935 Highlights

About November 17, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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