On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1916

Historical Events

  • Dutch Zuiderzee dyke cracks

Famous Birthdays

  • John Oliver Killens, American writer, born in Macon, Georgia (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Ammon, German anthropologist and sociologist (schedelmetingen), dies at 73
1916 Highlights

About January 14, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn