On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • There is virtual civil war in Greece as royalists fight Venizelist, and the Allies determine on a Venizelist victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Wan Li, Chinese reform politician, born in Dongping County, Shandong province (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Eugène, vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer and a hermit, dies at 58