On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Carson McCullers, American novelist (Heart Is a Lonely Hunter)
  • Richard "Dick" Emery, British comedian and actor (Yellow Submarine, Loot, Baby Love), born in London, England (d. 1983)
1917 Highlights

About February 19, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces