On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1944

Historical Events

  • British corvette HMS Violet sinks U-641 in Atlantic Ocean

Famous Birthdays

  • Fran├žoise Hardy, French singer, born in Paris, France
1944 Highlights

About January 17, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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