On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Jón Thórarinsson, Icelandic composer and musicologist, born in Gilsárteigur, Iceland (d. 2012)
  • Robert Ward, American composer (Pantaloon), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2013)
1917 Highlights

About September 13, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo