On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 2006

Historical Events

  • The United States population reaches 300 million

Famous Deaths

  • Christopher Glenn, American newscaster (b. 1938)
  • Daniel Emilfork, French actor (b. 1924)
2006 Highlights

About October 17, 2006

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra