On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Markos, Romanian composer (Torso I), born in Székelykeresztúr, Hungary (now Cristuru Secuiesc, Romania) (d. 1981)
  • Jerry Siegel, comic book writer (Superman)
  • John Mosely, recording expert/entrepreneur
1914 Highlights

About October 17, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra