October 21, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 1st Americans to see action on front lines of WW I: US troops enter front lines at Sommervillier under French command
  • Petrograds garrison accepts Revolutionary Military Committee

Weddings in History

  • Irish poet and playwright William Butler Yeats (52) weds Georgie Hyde-Lees (25)