On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Chaim Herzog, 6th President of Israel (1983-93), born in Belfast, Ireland (d. 1997)

Famous Weddings

  • Abbott and Costello's Bud Abbott (22) weds Betty Smith
1918 Highlights

About September 17, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo