On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Pennsylvania declares legal holiday to honor A's manager Connie Mack

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Nelson. American politician
  • David Howell Cope, composer
  • Grace Zabriskie, American actress
  • Malcolm Hale, musician (Spanky and Our Gang), born in Butte, Montana (d. 1968)