On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Brown, American rock drummer (War, 1969-94 - "Summer": "Low Rider"), born in Long Beach, California
  • Michael Peter Finnissey, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Dai Li, Chinese spymaster (b. 1897)
1946 Highlights

About March 17, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces