On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1916

Historical Events

  • Avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian and Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
  • Esme Stuart Lennox Robinsons premieres in Dublin
  • French chief of staff Joffre replaced by Nivelle

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Stevens, American actor (Big Town, Martin Kane, Private Eye), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1994)
1916 Highlights

About December 13, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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