What Happened on November 6, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • New York State adopts a constitutional amendment giving women the right to vote in state elections
  • [OS Oct 24] Bolshevik revolution begins with bombardmentt of the Winter Palace in Petrograd during the Russian October Revolution

Famous Birthdays

  • Edgar Whitcomb, American politician and Governor of Indiana (1969-73), born in Hayden, Indiana (d. 2016)