On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Gallivan, Canadian radio and television sportscaster, born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada (d. 1993)
  • David Westheimer, American novelist (Von Ryan's Express), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2005)
1917 Highlights

About April 11, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries