What Happened on January 17, 1954

Historical Events

NFL Pro Bowl

4th NFL Pro Bowl, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum: Eastern Conference beats Western Conference, 20-9; MVP: Chuck Bednarik, Philadelphia Eagles, LB

Television Debut

Jacques Cousteau's 1st network telecast airs on "Omnibus" (CBS)

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert F Kennedy Jr., American attorney (Natural Resources Defense Council), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Susan Kiefel, Australian lawyer & judge, born in Cairns, Australia
Born in 1954

About January 17, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Oh Mein Papa - Eddie Calvert