On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 2017

Famous Deaths

  • Clifford Irving, American novelist and investigative reporter (hoax autobiography of Howard Hughes), dies of pancreatic cancer at 87
  • Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, American professional baseball player at 1st female pitcher to play in the Negro Leagues, dies from heart complications at 82
2017 Highlights

About December 19, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius