On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Locke, archdeacon of Loughborough

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Horsley, English physician and neuroscientist, dies while serving in Iraq in WWI at 59
1916 Highlights

About July 16, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 104 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer