On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1917

Historical Events

  • Canadian Parliament passes the Compulsory Military Act which is opposed by many French Canadians from Qu├ębec
1917 Highlights

About August 9, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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