On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1916

Historical Events

Historic Event

US suffragette Inez Milholland collapses during a speech in Los Angeles (dies weeks later). Her last word's are to President Woodrow Wilson “Mr. President, how long must women wait for liberty?”

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen)
  • Sid Miller, Shenandoah Pa, actor (Donald O'Connor Texaco Show)
1916 Highlights

About October 22, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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