On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1917

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • UFA, Universal Film AG, forms in Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Elyse Knox, American actress (Hit the Ice, Black Gold), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2012)
  • June Taylor, American choreographer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2004)
  • Wilf Ferguson, West Indian cricket leg-spinner (West Indian of post-WWII years), born in Longdenville, Trinidad (d. 1961)