What Happened on December 9, 1897

Historical Events

  • Activist Marguerite Durand founds the feminist daily newspaper, La Fronde in Paris.

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermione Ferdinanda Gingold, British actress (Gigi; The Music Man), born in London, England (d. 1987)
Born in 1897
1897 Highlights

About December 9, 1897

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius