On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Puckett, American pop vocalist (Gary Puckett & The Union Gap - "Woman, Woman"; "Lady Willpower"), born in Hibbing, Minnesota
1942 Highlights

About October 17, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra