On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1916

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHetty Green

Henrietta "Hetty" Green, American businesswoman and financier whose wealth and miserliness saw her known as the "Witch of Wall Street", dies of a stroke at 81

The Witch of Wall Street Hetty Green
The Witch of Wall Street
Hetty Green

1916 Highlights

About July 3, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer