What the sky looked like on January 17, 1900
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 1/17/1900, UK date format: 17/1/1900
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 17, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Olga Maria and Karl Müller.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 17, 1900?
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 17, 1900?
Top #3 songs in the USA