On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Han Yong-woon, found Zen awakening at Osean Monastery Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • Ezra Stone [Chaim Feinstone], American director, actor and producer (My Living Doll, Henry Aldrich), born in New Bedford, Massachusetts (d. 1994)
  • Sylvia Syms, American jazz singer (Hello Dolly, Dream Girl, Them There Eyes), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1992)