On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1917

Famous Birthdays

Arthur C. Clarke

Arthur C. Clarke, English sci-fi author (2001: A Space Odyssey, Childhood's End), born in Minehead, England (d. 2008)

  • Nabi Bux Khan Baloch, Sindhi scholar
1917 Highlights

About December 16, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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