On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1918

Historical Events

  • US Ladies' Figure Skating championship won by Rosemary Beresford
  • US Men's Figure Skating championship won by Nathaniel Niles

Famous Birthdays

  • D Arendo [Arend Honhoff], Dutch pianist and composer (Eleonora)
  • Józef Franczak, Polish soldier and anti-communist resistance fighter who was the last cursed soldiers, born in Kozice Górne, Kingdom of Poland (d. 1963)
  • Wilhelmus M J Russell, Dutch attorney and Member of 1st chamber (KVP/CDA)
1918 Highlights

About March 17, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces