On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1943

Historical Events

  • Transport 63 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Dee, British musician (Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich), born in Salisbury, Wiltshire (d. 2009)
  • Ron Geesin, Scottish musician and composer
  • William Brooks, composer
1943 Highlights

About December 17, 1943

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius