What Happened on January 9, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The Ottoman Empire prevails in the Battle of Çanakkale, as the last British troops are evacuated.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Bernardin, impressario (Crazy Horse Saloon)
  • Peter Twinn, English World War II code-breaker (d. 2004)
  • Vic Mizzy, American orchestra leader (Don Rickles Show), born in Brooklyn, New York