On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • (Märta) Birgit Nilsson, Swedish operatic soprano (Elektra; Salome), born in Västra Karup, Skåne, Sweden (d. 2005)
1918 Highlights

About May 17, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus