On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Ely Jacques Kahn, Jr., American writer, born in NYC, New York (d. 1994)
  • Lew Jenkins, American boxer (World Lightweight Champion 1940-41), born in Milburn, Texas (d. 1981)
1916 Highlights

About December 4, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius