On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "The Goldbergs", first airs in the US on CBS

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Kaufman, American comedian and actor (Latka Gravas-Taxi), born in NYC, New York
  • Debbie Watson, La Mirada California, actress (Karen, Tammy)
  • Heini Hemmi, Swiss giant slalom (Olympic gold 1976)