On This Day

August 1, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Frank Little, IWW organizer, lynched in Butte, Montana

Birthdays in History

  • Benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert (London School of Economics), born in Leeds, England (d. 2011)

Deaths in History

  • Frank Little, American labor organizer (lynched) (b. 1879)