On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • James D. Ramage, American Naval Aviator in World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the Cold War, born in Waterloo, Iowa (d. 2012)
  • Phil Cavarretta, American baseball player (NL MVP 1945), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2010)
1916 Highlights

About July 19, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer