On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Lena Horne, American actress and singer (Stormy Weather, Wiz), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2010)
  • Robert Vandekerckhove, Belgian politician, born in Ingelmunster, Belgium (d. 1980)

Person of interestSusan Hayward

Susan Hayward, American actress (I Want to Live, Tulsa), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1975)

Actress Susan Hayward
Actress
Susan Hayward

1917 Highlights

About June 30, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer