On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Herta Ryder, literary agent
  • Lou Harrison, American composer (La Koro Sutro), born in Portland, Oregon (d. 2003)
1917 Highlights

About May 14, 1917

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus