On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1946

Historical Events

  • "Gypsy Lady" opens at Century Theater NYC for 79 performances
  • "If the Shoe Fits" opens at Century Theater NYC for 20 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Bonds MBE, English soccer defender (Charlton, West Ham United 663 games) and manager (WHU, Millwall), born in London, England
  • Michael Jack, British Conservative Party politician and minister of state-home office, born in Folkestone, Kent, England
1946 Highlights

About September 17, 1946

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo