Monday June 11, 1917
US date format: 6/11/1917, UK date format: 11/6/1917
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 11, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Joseph B Wirthlin and James Bostock.
Two of a Kind, directed by John Herzfeld, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 11, 1917?
- King Alexander assumes the throne of Greece after his father Constantine I abdicates under pressure by allied armies occupying Athens.