What Happened on September 3, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st night bombing of London by German aircraft
  • German troops overrun Riga, Latvia
  • Grover Cleveland Alexander pitches complete wins in a doubleheader
  • Utrecht soccer team Holland forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie "Brat" Stanky, Phil Rizzuto's nemisis/2nd baseman (Dodgers)
  • Peter Winter, naval commander