On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Lesley-Anne Down, actress (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? 66 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces