|October 17, 1696 in History|
August III, king of Poland/monarch Frederik August II of Saksen
More Notable Birthdays on October 17:
1972 - Eminem, born in Detroit, Michigan, born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, rapper, actor, record producer, best-selling solo album, 'The Marshall Mathers LP'
1972 - Wyclef Jean, American Musician
1930 - Jimmy Breslin, born in New York City, columnist, New York Post, News, Newsday
1920 - Montgomery Clift, born in Omaha, Nebraska, actor, From Here to Eternity
1919 - Rita Hayworth, born in New York, Marguerita C Casino, actress, Gilda, Pal Joey