On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Julien-Fran├žois Zbinden, Swiss jazz pianist, and jazz and classical composer (Monophrases), born in Rolle, Switzerland (d. 2021)
  • Mack Reynolds, American sci-fi author (Earth War), born in Corcoran, California (d. 1983)

Famous Deaths

  • Liliuokalani [Lydia Kamaka╩╗eha], last queen of Hawaii (1891-93), dies from a stroke at 79
1917 Highlights

About November 11, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio