On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • George Wyle, American orchestra leader (Jerry Lewis Show, Flip Wilson Show), born in NYC, New York

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

British author "The Lord of the Rings", J.R.R. Tolkien marries Edith Mary Bratt at St. Mary Immaculate Roman Catholic Church, Warwick

Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien

1916 Highlights

About March 22, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries