On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1917

Historical Events

  • AP reports Mexico & Japan will allie with Germany if US enters WW I

Famous Birthdays

  • George Malcolm, British keyboard player and conductor (Westminster Cathedral Master of the Music, 1947-59), born in London (d. 1997)
  • Hans Deutgen, Swedish world champion archer
1917 Highlights

About February 28, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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