On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1916

Historical Events

  • 33.6 cm rainfall at Effingham, South Carolina (state record)
  • St Louis Brown Ernie Koob pitches all 17 innings for 14 hits in a 0-0 tie vs Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park

Famous Birthdays

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

About July 14, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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