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1916 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1916
MCMXVI

Ab urbe condita 2669
Armenian calendar 1365
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԵ
Bahá'í calendar 72 – 73
Buddhist calendar 2460
Coptic calendar 1632 – 1633
Ethiopian calendar 1908 – 1909
Hebrew calendar 5676 5677
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1971 – 1972
 - Shaka Samvat 1838 – 1839
 - Kali Yuga 5017 – 5018
Holocene calendar 11916
Iranian calendar 1294 – 1295
Islamic calendar 1334 – 1335
Japanese calendar Taishō

5


(大正 5年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2576
(皇紀2576年)
Julian calendar 1961
Korean calendar 4249
Thai solar calendar 2459
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Year 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar.

Events[edit | edit source]

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

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The Proclamation of the Irish Republic which was distributed during the Easter Rising.

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British soldiers on the western front, September 21, 1916

October[edit | edit source]

Troops from New Zealand during WWI.

November[edit | edit source]

Britannic sinks in the Kea Channel.

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References[edit | edit source]

  • Early Advertising Publications: "Fishing for Suckers" From the American Memory Collection of the Library of Congress


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People of the year 1916 at Familypedia

139 people were born in 1916

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Alexandra Adorf (1916-1982)Anthony Adorf (1896-1949)Marie Villiger (1892-1938)
Farroll Jasper "Preacher" Alford (1916-2001)Samuel Nathaniel Alford (1885-1961)Hattie Jane Magee (1890-1973)
Kathlyn Anderson (1916-1955)Albert Franklin Anderson (1889-1979)Cora Sherwood (1890-1975)
Adeline Jane Armagost (1916-2000)Walter James Armagost (1891-1980)Mary Fern Buckingham (1895-1961)
Alexander Ewan Armstrong (1916-1985)George Armstrong (1868-1954)Florence Edith Ewan (1878-1955)
Alfredo Enrique Assumma (1916-1977)Giuseppe Assumma (1882-1947)Ángela Bilotti (1886-1970)
George Augustine (1916-1978)John Frederick Augustine (1886-1970)Cora Arledge (1886-1963)
Charlotte Ballantine (1916-1996)Irvine Ballantine (1887-1939)Gerrie Boon (1891-1966)
Sandra Baumann (1916-1995)Bertram Baumann (1892-1959)Stella Astori (1893-1970)
Eleanor C. Beers (1916-2004)Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962)Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Martha Beijen (1916-2009)Dirk Jan Beijen (1889-1973)Martha Gemert
Henriette Ernestine Belinfante (1916-1994)Leonard Victor Belinfante (1878-1938)Maria Josephine Verheggen (1882-1943)
Jean-Antoine Bellavance (1916-1991)
John Douglas Berry (1916-1944)James Gomer Berry, 1st Viscount Kemsley (1883-1968)Mary Lilian Holmes (-1928)
Stanisław Bisping von Gallen (1916-1919)Jan Nepomucen Bisping von Gallen (1880-1947)
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47 children were born to the 69 women born in 1916

251 people died in 1916

 FatherMotherAge at death
Margaret Elizabeth Adair (1842-1916)Thomas Adair (1802-1870)Jane Blakely (1799-1891)
Elmer Bragg Adams (1842-1916)Jarvis Adams (1808-1880)Eunice Mitchell (c1812-1890)
Lucien Harper Adams (1829-1916)Edmund Adams (1802-1868)Jane Marsh (1805-1833)
Calpernia P. Alford (1844-1916)William Alford (c1800-)Eveline Ginn
James Riley Allred (1827-1872)Isaac Allred (1788-1870)Mary Calvert (1793-1851)
Rueben Warren Allred (1827-1916)Martin Carrel Allred (1806-1840)Mary Heskett (1810-1840)
David M Alston (1862-1916)Archibald Alston (1827-1905)Cynthia Gilmore (1825-1876)
David Menzies Alston (1862-1916)Archibald Alston (1827-1905)Cynthia Gilmore (1825-1876)
Grigore Angelescu (1891-1916)
Gerald Archibald Arbuthnot (1872-1916)William Arbuthnot (1838-1893)Selina Moncreiffe (1851-1877)
Ellen Rosina Argent (1860-1916)John Argent (c1826-1892)Louisa Ann Laxton (c1829-1918)56
Adelheid Marie von Anhalt-Dessau (1833-1916)Friedrich August von Anhalt-Dessau (1799-1864)Marie von Hessen-Kassel-Rumpenheim (1814-1895)
Raymond Asquith (1878-1916)Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith (1852-1928)Helen Kelsall Melland (1854-1891)
Frank Urquhart Austin (c1854-1916)
Rashida Backer (1875-1916)
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16122 people lived in 1916

 FatherMother
Lady Irina Bud de BudfalvaLord János Bud de BudfalvaBaroness Anna Tisza de Borosjenő et Szeged
Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Ludwik Wiktor Plater-Zyberk h. wł (1853-1938)Henryk Wacław Ksawery Plater-Zyberk (1811-1903)Adelaida von Keller (1817-1905)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Thomas Aaron (1850-1932)Sarah Dobbs (1858-1948)
Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)
Sadie Aaronson (1908-1970)Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)Laura Barenboim (1882-1932)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Amanda Abadie (1898-1957)Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Jeanette Armellino (1860-1934)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Dominique Abasolo (1882-1947)Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)Nancy Haugen (1855-1929)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Janet Abbot (1910-1970)
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Events of the year 1916 at Familypedia

156 people were married in 1916.

 Joined with
Clifford Abell (1875-1965)Jennie Ferne Loshbough (1886-1957)
Herbert Alger (1890-1963)Iona Terry (1896-1983) + Iona Fern Alger (1910-1977)
Lillie Ard (1886-1968)James Kennedy (1833-1911)+James Benjamin Kennedy (1857-1936)
John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor (1886-1971)Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (1889-1965)
Alice May Avard (1892-1954)Victor Thomas Osborne (1893-1955)
Frederick John Barr (1890-1935)Amnia Elvin Morgan (1889-1956)
Glen Arnold Barrer (1891-1960)Wilhelmina Katerina Yocum (1894-1970)
Norman Edgar Bassingthwaighte (1891-1955)Minnie Alma Stephenson (1892-1978)
Daisy Gertrude Bellamy (c1900-1993)Albert James Burrell (1897-1968)
Louisa Bellamy (1866-1943)Robert James Archer (1871-1903)+John Walt (?-?)
Alice Mary Bishop (1879-1921)Edward James Hyde (1883-)
Elsie Winifred Blunt (1891-1980)Reginald Percy Lane (c1891-1978)
James Boardman (1855-1933)Alice Maria Apps (1856-1912)+Emily Veness (1867-1945)
Emanuela Bogdan (1889-1970)Dimitrie Bogdan (1876-1969) + Leon Ghika-Brigadier (1880-1960)
Charles Booby (1883-1949)Annie Ethel May Cheetham (1898-1973)
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There were 1 military battles in 1916.

 Event date
Battle of Robănești (1916)10 November 1916
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