What Happened on January 17, 1951

Historical Events

  • China refuses ceases-fire in Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • Rolando Thoeni, Italian slalom (Olympic bronze 1972), born in Trafoi
  • Yury Zaitsev, Russian weightlifter (Olympic gold USSR 110kg 1976), born in Pobedino, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia (d. 2022)
Born in 1951
1951 Highlights

About January 17, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn