What Happened on December 20, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Chartrand, French Canadian union activist, born in Outremont, Quebec (d. 2010)

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Giro, Spanish composer, dies at 68
  • William Wallace Gilchrist, American composer, dies at 70
1916 Highlights

About December 20, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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