On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Gordon, American actor (The Untouchables), born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts (d. 2011)
  • Gordon Hobday, Lord Lieutenant (Nottinghamshire)

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Simon, Russian composer, dies at 65
1916 Highlights

About February 1, 1916

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius