On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Cyrus Vance, US Secretary of State (1977-80), born in Clarksburg, West Virginia (d. 2002)
  • Harry West, Irish politician, leader of the Ulster Unionist Party (1974-79), born in Enniskillen, Ireland (d. 2004)
1917 Highlights

About March 27, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries