On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Lesley-Anne Down, British actress and singer (A Little Night Music; Moonraker), born in London, England
  • Rena Jones, rock vocalist

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Rousseau, Belgian sculptor, dies at 88
1954 Highlights

About March 17, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces