On This Day

December 1, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

There is virtual civil war in Greece as royalists fight Eleftherios Venizelos' Liberal Party, the Allies ensure a Venizelist victory

Greek Prime Minister Eleftherios Venizelos
Greek Prime Minister
Eleftherios Venizelos

Birthdays in History

  • Wan Li, Chinese reform politician, born in Dongping County, Shandong province (d. 2015)

Deaths in History

  • Charles Eugène, vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer and a hermit, dies at 58