On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1917

Historical Events

  • The first officer's training camp is opened in the US, as the country prepares for war

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Edward Lance Falkus, filmmaker/naturalist
1917 Highlights

About May 15, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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