On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1916

Historical Events

  • Canada's original Parliament buildings in Ottawa burn down
  • Tristan Tzara publishes the Dada manifesto in Zurich, Switzerland

Famous Birthdays

  • Vivien Signy, nurse (d. 1997)
1916 Highlights

About February 3, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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