On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Platt, American actor (Chief-Get Smart), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 1974)
  • Marcel Bigeard, French general
  • Masaki Kobayashi, Japanese director (Joi-uchi)
  • Wawrzyniec Żuławski, Polish composer, born in Zakopane, Poland, Russian Empire (d. 1957)

Famous Deaths

  • Petko Todorov, Bulgarian writer (Zmejova), dies at 36
1916 Highlights

About February 14, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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