On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Nicol, American actor (The Screaming Skull, Man From Laramie, Air Cadet), born in Ossining, New York (d. 2001)
  • Johan Adolf Pengel, Surinamese politician (Prime Minister, 1963-69), born in Paramaribo, Suriname (d. 1970)
  • Walter Bartley, English biochemist, born in Brighton, London (d. 1994)
1916 Highlights

About January 20, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius