On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • David Stafford-Clark, English psychiatrist, born in Bromley, Kent, England (d. 1999)
  • Donald Gibson, British vice-admiral, Fleet Air Arm pilot of the WWII
  • Ray Ellington, British singer (d. 1985)
1916 Highlights

About March 17, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces