On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 2007

Historical Events

  • Doomsday Clock set to five minutes to midnight in response to North Korea's 1st nuclear test

Famous Deaths

  • Art Buchwald, American columnist and author (The Washington Post), dies at 81
  • Yevhen Kushnaryov, Ukrainian politician (b. 1951)
2007 Highlights

About January 17, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn