On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1917

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox Ed Cicotte no-hits St Louis Browns, 11-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Marvin Miller, American baseball executive (Major League Baseball Players Association 1966-1982), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • Valerie Hobson, British actress (Great Expectations), born in Larne, County Antrim, Ireland (d. 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • L. L. Zamenhof, Polish physician and linguist (Esperanto), dies at 57
1917 Highlights

About April 14, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries