On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1916

Historical Events

  • Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Schorr, American broadcast journalist (CBS), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2010)
1916 Highlights

About August 31, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo