1916

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This article is about the year 1916. For the album by Motörhead, see 1916 (album).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1913 1914 191519161917 1918 1919
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1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (dominical letter BA) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday (dominical letter CB) of the Julian calendar, the 1916th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 916th year of the 2nd millennium, the 16th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1910s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1916 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

Below, the events of World War I have the "WWI" prefix.

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

Troops from New Zealand during WWI.

November

December

Date unknown

In fiction

Births

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Deaths

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February

March

April

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July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

References

  1. Bailey, Peter (2005-12-15). "Torpedoed on the crossing to Dieppe". Sussex Express. Lewes. Retrieved 2013-08-23. 
  2. The Hutchinson Factfinder. Helicon. 1999. p. 483. ISBN 1-85986-000-1. 
  3. "Woodrow Wilson". Scouting.org. 1916-06-15. Retrieved 2015-12-10. 
  4. Sheffield, Gary (2003). The Somme. Cassell. p. 68. ISBN 0-304-36649-8. 

Further reading

  • Who's who in New England. A.N. Marquis. 1915. p. 1. 
  • Early Advertising Publications: "Fishing for Suckers" From the American Memory Collection of the Library of Congress