On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1961

Famous Birthdays

Chanda Kochhar

Chanda Kochhar, Indian business woman (CEO of ICICI Bank), born in Jodhpur, India

  • Merete Van Kemp, Danish actress (Grace-Dallas, Princess Daisy)
  • Robert Stethem, U.S. Navy Seabee diver murdered by terrorists on TWA Flight 847 (d. 1985)
1961 Highlights

About November 17, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 60 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio