On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1917

Historical Events

  • St Louis Browns pitcher Bob Groom no-hits Chicago White Sox, 3-0 at Sportsman's Park, St. Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Kal Mann, American lyricist ("Let's Twist Again"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2001)
1917 Highlights

About May 6, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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