What Happened on October 10, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Giants' Rube Benton is 1st lefty to pitch a World Series no hitter
  • Plymouth Theater opens at 236 W 45th St NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Ilona Ference, actress (Quatermass II, Star of My Night)
  • Thelonious Monk, Rocky Mount North Carolina, American jazz pianist and composer