What day of the week was August 6, 1917?

The day of the week August 6th, 1917 fell on was a Monday.

Barbara Cooney the American author and illustrator (d. 2000) was born on 06 August in 1917. As was Robert Mitchum the American actor and singer (d. 1997) , Edward Jewesbury the English actor (d. 2002) .

World War I: Battle of Mărăşeşti between the Romanian and German armies begins.