On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1916

Historical Events

  • German troops conquer Kavalla Greece
  • The Quebec Bridge's central span collapses during reconstruction, killing 11 men

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestEd Sabol

Ed Sabol, American filmmaker (NFL Films), born in Atlantic City, New Jersey (d. 2015)

Filmmaker and Founder of NFL Films Ed Sabol
Filmmaker and Founder of NFL Films
Ed Sabol

1916 Highlights

About September 11, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo