On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Gold, Canadian pianist, born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1990)
  • Liberato Firmino Sifonia, Italian composer, born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1995)
  • Zsa Zsa Gabor [Zsa Sari], Hungarian-born actress (Queen of Outer Space), born in Budapest (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Édouard Drumont, French anti-semite journalist, dies at 72
1917 Highlights

About February 6, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius