On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1946

Historical Events

  • SW Bell inaugurates mobile telephone commercial service, St Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcy Kaptur, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Ohio), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Peter Rosei, Austrian writer (Wer war Edgar Allan?), born in Vienna
1946 Highlights

About June 17, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini