On This Day

December 14, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • America's first board certified doctors are named by the American Board of Ophthalmology following an examination at the University of Tennessee Medical School in Memphis, Tennessee

Birthdays in History

Person of interestShirley Jackson

Shirley Jackson, American writer (Road Through the Wall), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1965)