On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1917

Historical Events

  • 1st synagogue in 425 years opens in Madrid

Famous Deaths

  • Octave Mirbeau, French writer (b. 1848)
1917 Highlights

About February 16, 1917

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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