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)

Susan Hayward

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


1917 Highlights

About June 30, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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