On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1917

Historical Events

  • 1st class US mail now costs 3 cents per ounce

Famous Deaths

  • Léon Bloy, French novelist and essayist, dies at 71
1917 Highlights

About November 3, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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