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What Happened on November 7, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Ruth Pitter, British poet and 1st woman to receive the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry in 1955, born in Ilford, London (d. 1992)
1897 Highlights

About November 7, 1897

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio