What Happened on January 16, 1911

Historical Events

  • Pandora becomes 1st 2-man sailboat to round Cape Horn west to east

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilbert Gadoffre, French scholar (Professor of French) and wartime resister (d. 1995)
  • Roger Lap├ębie, French cyclist (d. 1996)
1911 Highlights

About January 16, 1911

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 112 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn