On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1917

Historical Events

  • British occupy Tel Aviv and Jaffa

Famous Birthdays

  • John Whiting, British actor, dramatist and critic (PT Raiders, The Devils, The Good Companions), born in Salisbury, England (d. 1963)
1917 Highlights

About November 16, 1917

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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