On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles A Ingene, macromarketing researcher
  • Gene Green, (Rep-D-Texas)
  • Michael McKean, American actor (Laverne & Shirley, Saturday Night Live, Spinal Tap), born in NYC, New York
1947 Highlights

About October 17, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra