What Happened on September 16, 1916

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Leslie Walcott, Barbadian labour leader (d. 1999)
  • Julius B. Richmond, 12th US Surgeon General (1977-81) created Head Start program, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2008)
  • Lord Ryder of Eaton hastings, CEO (Intl Publishing House)
  • M.S. [Madurai Shanmukhavadivu] Subbulakshmi, Indian singer (1st singer to be awarded the Bharat Ratna), born in Madurai, Madras Presidency (d. 2004)
  • Willem Noordhoek, photographer