On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1951

Historical Events

  • "Flahooley" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 40 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Piscopo, American comedian (SNL, Miller Lite commercials), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Vogler, Swiss composer, dies at 77
  • Vin Coutie, Australian rules footballer, dies at 69
1951 Highlights

About June 17, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini