What Happened on January 10, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • In retaliation for President Wilson's recognition of the Carranza government, members of Pacho Villa's revolutionary army take 17 American mining engineers from a train and shoot 16 of them in cold blood
  • Russian offensive in Caucasus

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Metz, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)
  • Sune Bergström, Swedish biochemist, Nobel laureate (d. 2004)