On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1938

Historical Events

  • 1st public experimental demonstration of Baird color TV (London)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Frances Berry, American lawyer and activist, head of US Commission on Civil Rights, born in Nashville, Tennessee
1938 Highlights

About February 17, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius