June 6, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Voters in East Cleveland approve women suffrage

Event of interestEvent of Interest

With the death of Yuan Shikai, who has ruled much of China since 1912, the central government virtually collapses in the face of warlords who assert themselves, including Sun Yat-sen

Father of Modern of China Sun Yat-sen
Father of Modern of China
Sun Yat-sen

Deaths in History

  • Yuan Shikai, president of China, dies at 56