On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1914

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Writer Maxim Gorky returns to Russia

Playwright & Author Maxim Gorky
Playwright & Author
Maxim Gorky

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Aubert, Belgian church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX)
  • Roger Wagner, American choral musician (d. 1992)
1914 Highlights

About January 16, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn