On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Basil Hembry, farmer/campaigner
  • Colin Morris, playwright/documentary filmmaker
  • David Vassall Cox, British composer ("Lillibullero"), born in Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet, England in (d.1997)
  • Gavin Buchanan Ewart, English poet (Pleasures of the Flesh)
  • Shah Maghsoud Sadegh Angha, 41st master of the Oveyssi-Shahmaghsoudi Sufi Order (d. 1980)
1916 Highlights

About February 4, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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