What Happened on September 26, 1917

Historical Events

  • British assault on Menin-street, France

Famous Birthdays

  • Nelson "Cadillac" Williams, American jazz trumpeter (Tiny Bradshaw; Billy Eckstine; Duke Ellington), born in Montgomery, Alabama (d. 1973)
  • RĂ©al Caouette, French Canadian politician (Social Credit Party of Canada), born in Amos, Canada (d. 1976)
Born in 1917
1917 Highlights

About September 26, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 106 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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