On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1917

Historical Events

  • 10 million US men begin registering for draft in WW I

Famous Birthdays

  • Carel van Dillen, Dutch resistance fighter
1917 Highlights

About June 5, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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