What Happened on March 26, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • British win a battle against Turks at Gaza
  • Stanley Cup: Seattle Metropolitans (PCHA) beat Montreal Canadiens (NHL), 3 games to 1 - Seattle is 1st US team to win Stanley Cup

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Graham Hall, circuit court judge (England)
  • Rufus Thomas [Mr. Swing], American musician (Do the Funky Chicken), born in Cayce, Mississippi (d. 2001)