On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1952

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 2 mine cave-ins at Charleroi, Belgium

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Milbury, American ice hockey player, coach and executive, born in Brighton, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Williams, Argentine composer (Etrerno Reposo), dies at 89
  • Jack Parsons, American rocket scientist and Thelemite occultist, dies at 37