What Happened on November 26, 1916

Historical Events

Historic Event

Addressing the Chamber of Commerce in Cincinnati, US President Woodrow Wilson declares that 'The business of neutrality is over. The nature of modern war leaves no state untouched'

  • Greece declares war on Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Elliott, MLB player (Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Braves), born in San Francisco (d. 1966)
  • Mareo Ishiketa, Japanese composer, born in Wakayama, Japan (d. 1996)
1916 Highlights

About November 26, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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