What Happened on July 6, 1916

Historical Events

  • 2nd of 4 fatal Jersey Shore shark attacks occur at Spring Lake when Charles Bruder (27) bled to death, 5 days after the 1st

Famous Birthdays

  • Unica Zürn, German writer and artist, born in Berlin (d. 1970)
Born in 1916

Famous Deaths

  • Odilon Redon [Bertrand-Jean Redon], French symbolist painter (b. 1840)
1916 Highlights

About July 6, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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