On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1917

Historical Events

  • -32°F (-36°C) in Mountain City, Tennessee (state record)
  • -37°F (-38°C) in Lewisburg, WV (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Nancy Coleman, actress (Edge of Darkness), born in Everett, Washington
  • Seymour Melman, American industrial engineer (d. 2004)
1917 Highlights

About December 30, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn