On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1917

Historical Events

Historic Event

King George V grants Royal Letters Patent to New Zealand

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? 105 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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