On This Day

December 9, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in History

  • Wolfgang Hildesheimer, German-Swiss architect and writer (Mozart biog), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1991)

Deaths in History

  • Natsume Sōseki, Japanese novelist (b. 1867)
  • P Paul Leroy-Beaulieu, French economist (Economist France), dies at 73