What Happened on June 6, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Kirk Kerkorian, American CEO and "father of the mega-resort" (MGM, UA), born in Fresno, California (d. 2015)
  • Prior Jones, West Indian cricket fast bowler (9 Tests, 25 wickets; Trinidad), born in Princes Town, Trinidad (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Iacob MureČ™ianu, Romanian composer, dies at 59
1917 Highlights

About June 6, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

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