On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1917

Historical Events

  • Dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan McCracken, American actress, dancer and comedian (Claudie Story of a Marriage), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1961)
1917 Highlights

About December 31, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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