What Happened on February 17, 1897

Historical Events

Battle of Zapote Bridge

Emilio Aguinaldo and a group of katipuneros defeat Spanish forces led by General Camilo de Polavieja at the Battle of Zapote Bridge in Cavite

  • National Organization of Mothers formed in American by Alice McLellan Birney and Phoebe Apperson Hearst (Parent Teacher Association)

About February 17, 1897

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius