On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 2010

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin Morgan, Scottish poet (At Eighty), dies at 90
  • Francesco Cossiga, Italian politician and 8th President of the Italian Republic (1985-92), dies at 82
2010 Highlights

About August 17, 2010

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo