On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1916

Historical Events

  • 33.6 cm rainfall at Effingham SC (state record)
  • St Louis Brown Ernie Koob pitches all 17 inns in a 0-0 tie vs Boston

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Harmon, American golfer (US Masters 1948), born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 1989)
  • Natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
  • Phyllis Stedman, politician
1916 Highlights

About July 14, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer