What Happened on October 17, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Michnik, Polish activist
  • Bob Seagren, American pole vaulter/actor (Olympic gold 1968, "Soap"), born in Pomona California
  • Drusilla Modjeska, Australian writer and editor
  • James Ray Tucker, American rock guitarist (Turtles-Eleanor), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sir Cameron Mackintosh, British stage producer
  • Vicki Hodge, actress (Confessions of a Sex Maniac), born in London, England