What Happened on December 28, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Nelly Adamson Landry, French tennis player (French C'ships 1948), born in Bruges, Belgium (d. 2010)
  • Noel Johnson, British actor (Frenzy, Frightmare, Royal Flash), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1999)
Born in 1916

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard Strauss, Austrian composer (318 dances), dies at 81
1916 Highlights

About December 28, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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