What Happened on April 3, 1917

Historical Events

Historic Event

Alfred Stieglitz opens 1st one-person show of Georgia O'Keeffee's work at 291 art gallery in New York

Historic Event

Vladimir Lenin arrives in Petrograd from Switzerland [NS=April 16]

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Finegan, American composer (Sauter-Finegan Band, Sat Night Revue), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2008)
  • Tibor Andrasovan, Slovak composer, born in Slovenská Lupca, Zólyom, Austria-Hungary (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Graeme West, British writer and war poet (The Diary of a Dead Officer), killed by a sniper at about 25
1917 Highlights

About April 3, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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