What Happened on September 17, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Ankles Aweigh" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 176 performances
  • Future Hall of Famer Oriole Brooks Robinson goes 2-4 in his 1st game

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Martinet, American actor
  • Koralia Karanti, Greek actress
  • Scott William Simpson, PGA golfer (1987 US Open), born in San Diego, California