On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1916

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Woodrow Wilson signs the Emergency Revenue Act, doubling the rate of income tax and adding inheritance and munitions profits tax

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

1916 Highlights

About September 8, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo