On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Giuliana DePandi, Italian-born American television personality
  • İlhan Mansız, Turkish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Sig Arno [Siegfried Aron], German-Jewish actor (Holiday in Havana, My Friend Irma), dies at 80
  • Vladimir Kutz, Russian distance runner (Olympic gold 1956) dies at 48