On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Chavela Vargas, Costa Rican-Mexican singer, born in San Joaquín de Flores, Heredia Province, Costa Rica (d. 2012)
  • Gilles Lamontagne, Canadian politician, 24th Lieutenant Governor of Quebec (1984-90), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2016)
1919 Highlights

About April 17, 1919

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries