On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1917

Historical Events

  • US Supreme Court uphoelds 8-hr work day for railroad employees

Famous Birthdays

  • Dino Lipatti, composer
  • Laszlo Szabo, Hungarian chess player (d. 1998)
1917 Highlights

About March 19, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces