August 28, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Germany declares war on Romania
  • Italy declares war against Germany

Birthdays in History

  • C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28]
  • Jack [Holbrook] Vance, US, sci-fi author (2 Hugo, Dirdir, Pnume), (d. 2013)

Deaths in History

  • Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies