What Happened on December 24, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Kim Jong-suk, Wife of Kim Il-sung, mother of Kim Jung-Il, "The Heroine of the Anti-Japanese Revolution", born in Osan-dong, Japanese Korea (d. 1949)
Born in 1917

Famous Weddings

Jimmy Doolittle

Famous pilot James Doolittle (21) weds high school sweetheart Josephine E. Daniels

1917 Highlights

About December 24, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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