What Happened on March 14, 1916

Historical Events

  • Battle of Verdun: Germans capture Cumières-le-Mort-Homme and Chattancourt in France

Famous Birthdays

  • Horton Foote, American playwright and screenwriter (screenplay - To Kill a Mocking Bird, Pulitzer for play The Young Man From Atlanta), born in Wharton, Texas (d. 2009)
  • Rodolfo Hoyos {Jr}, Mexican-American actor (The Brave One; Viva Valdez -"Luis"), born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 1983)
Born in 1916
1916 Highlights

About March 14, 1916

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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