On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1917

Famous Deaths

  • JFW Adolf Ritter von Baeyer, German chemist (Nobel 1905), dies
1917 Highlights

About August 20, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo