On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1917

Historical Events

  • A revolt in Catalonia, the province in northeast Spain that has long seen itself as independent.
  • Phillies steal 5 bases in an inning against Braves

Famous Birthdays

  • Sid Gordon, American baseball player, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1975)
1917 Highlights

About August 13, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo