January 16, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • The Greek Government accepts reparations for Allied losses sustained in recent actions in Greece

Birthdays in History

  • Carl Karcher, founded the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain (d. 2008)

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

George Dewey, U.S. Admiral of the Navy, won Battle of Manila Bay, dies at 79

Admiral George Dewey
Admiral
George Dewey