On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1917

Historical Events

  • 1st NHL game played on artificial ice in Toronto
  • Quebec Bulldogs play their 1st professional hockey game

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham Sharp, British figure skater (World C'ship, European C'ship 1939), born in London, England (d. 1995)
1917 Highlights

About December 19, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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