Historical Events on February 16, 1916

About Feb 16, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 8 months and 0 days

Historical Events

  • Russian troops conquer the Ottoman Empire city of Erzurum during WWI
  • The German ambassador in Washington announces that Germany will pay an indemnity for American lives lost on the Lusitania
  • The US rejects the right of Germany and Austria-Hungary to sink armed merchant ships