On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1917

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

King George V grants Royal Letters Patent to New Zealand

King of the United Kingdom George V
King of the United Kingdom
George V

Famous Birthdays

  • Hon Montague Woodhouse, Greek resistance organiser

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Adolf Klauwell, German composer, dies at 66
1917 Highlights

About May 11, 1917

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus