On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • George Fleming, cyclist
  • John Arnatt, British actor (A Challenge for Robin Hood, Circumstantial Evidence), born in Petrograd, Russia (d. 1999)
1917 Highlights

About May 9, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus