On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st German air attack on England, 100+ killed in East London
  • General Pershing and his HQ staff arrived in Paris during WW I

Famous Birthdays

  • Atle Selberg, Norwegian mathematician (number theory), born in Langesund, Norway (d. 1917)
  • Katherine Rawls, American swimming and diving champion, born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1982)