On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1916

Historical Events

  • The US Protests the 'Blacklist' issued by the British forbidding trade with some 30 US firms

Famous Deaths

  • Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, Italian pianist and composer, dies at 52
  • Sally Louisa Tompkins, American nurse and philanthrophist, only commissioned woman in US Confederate Army, dies at 82
1916 Highlights

About July 26, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo