On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre Sévigny, Canadian military officer and politician, born in Quebec, Canada (d. 2004)
  • Seamas NacNeill, Classical physicist and piper, born in Glasgow (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Lundie, cricketer (WWI Test South Africa v England 1914), dies
1917 Highlights

About September 12, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo