On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Herb Caen, American columnist (SF Chronicle), born in Sacramento, California (d. 1997)
  • Ken Kersey, Canadian jazz pianist, and composer ("Boogie Woogie Cocktail"), born in Harrow, Ontario (d. 1983)
  • Robert Jesse Charleston, museum Curator
1916 Highlights

About April 3, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries