On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Shearer, Canadian film sound engineer (d. 1971)
  • Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Coup of Trafalgar)
1899 Highlights

About November 17, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio