On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Somes, British dancer (Royal Ballet, 1938-70), born in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England (d. 1994)
  • Vaclav Kaslik, Czechoslovakia, opera composer/conductor

Famous Deaths

  • T. E. Hulme, English writer and poet, dies at 34
1917 Highlights

About September 28, 1917

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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