On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1917

Historical Events

  • 1st Infantry division "Big Red One" shoots 1st US shot in WW I

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Bray, American actor (Corey-Lassie, Stagecoach West), born in Kalispell, Montana (d. 1983)
1917 Highlights

About October 23, 1917

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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