On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Hershy Kay, American composer (Olympic Hymn, A Chorus Line), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1981)
  • Ludwig Freiherr von Hammerstein-Equord, German journalist, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1996)
1919 Highlights

About November 17, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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