On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Mitch Vogel, American actor (Jamie-Bonanza), born in Alhambra, California
  • Paul Young, American rock vocalist & keyboardist (Every Time You Go Away), born in Luton, United Kingdom
1956 Highlights

About January 17, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn