On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1916

Historical Events

  • A British Royal Inquiry into the Easter Rising in Dublin is set up in London
  • US pilot Kiffin Rockwell shoots down German aircraft over Alsace in WWI
1916 Highlights

About May 18, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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