On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1917

Historical Events

  • Telephone Co runs 1st advertisement for Army operators, receives 7,000 applicants

Famous Deaths

  • Colyn Blythe, cricketer (2509 F-C wickets), dies at 38 during WW I
1917 Highlights

About November 8, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio