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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.

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

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Easter Proclamation of 1916

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

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Vickers machine gun in the Battle of Passchendaele - September 1917

British soldiers on the western front, September 21, 1916

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New Zealand trench Flers September 1916

Troops from New Zealand during WWI.

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Britannic sinking

Britannic sinks in the Kea Channel.

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

This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1916. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.

People of the year 1916 at Familypedia

79 people were born in 1916

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Farroll Jasper "Preacher" Alford (1916-2001)Samuel Nathaniel Alford (1885-1961)Hattie Jane Magee (1890-1973)
Alexander Ewan Armstrong (1916-1985)George Armstrong (1868-1954)Florence Edith Ewan (1878-1955)
George Augustine (1916-1978)John Frederick Augustine (1886-1970)Cora Arledge (1886-1963)
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)
John Douglas Berry (1916-1944)James Gomer Berry, 1st Viscount Kemsley (1883-1968)Mary Lilian Holmes (-1928)
Lilian Elizabeth Blundred (1916-1990)John Thomas Blundred (1896-)Mary Jane Broadaway (1897-1978)
Patricia Bowes-Lyon (1916-1917)John Herbert Bowes-Lyon (1886-1930)Fenella Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis (1889-1966)
John William Boyle, 14th Earl of Cork (1916-2003)Reginald Courtenay Boyle (1877-1946)Violet Flower (1880-1974)
Michael Brecht (1916-1916)Michael Brecht (1874-1963)Rosa M. Hasley (1878-1966)
Philip F. Brennan (1916-1943)Philip Brennan (c1876-c1918)Ethel
Morris David Buskirk (1916-1989)Edmund Myers Buskirk (1876-1948)Florence Genevieve Challingsworth (1885-1963)
Margit Byström (1916-?)Karl Tyko Byström (1886-?)Helny Anna Elfrida Jakobsson (1892-?)
Kathleen Victoria Calvert (1916-2000)William James Calvert (1885-1970)Elizabeth Jarrett (c1890-)
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25 children were born to the 39 women born in 1916

182 people died in 1916

 FatherMotherAge at death
Calpernia P. Alford (1844-1916)William Alford (c1800-)Eveline Ginn
James Riley Allred (1827-1872)Isaac Allred (1788-1870)Mary Calvert (1793-1851)89
Rueben Warren Allred (1827-1916)Martin Carrel Allred (1806-1840)Mary Heskett (1810-1840)89
Gerald Archibald Arbuthnot (1872-1916)William Arbuthnot (1838-1893)Selina Moncreiffe (1851-1877)44
Ellen Rosina Argent (1860-1916)John Argent (c1826-1892)Louisa Ann Laxton (c1829-1918)56
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)62
Edward Luke Henry Bagot (1896-1916)Walter Lewis Bagot (1864-1927)Margaret Jane Caroline Cadogan (1856-1941)20
Thomas Ascott Bassett (1844-1916)John Bassett (bef1844-)Anne unknown (bef1844-)72
Frederick William Bauer (1832-1916)
William Bellamy (1851-1916)William Bellamy (1823-1891)Elanor Thompson (1824-1897)65
Hiram Bigelow (1829-1916)Nahum Bigelow (1785-1851)Mary Gibbs (1809-1888)87
Perry Calvin Bingham (1857-1916)Levi Perry Bingham (1832-1903)Sarah Anne Elizabeth Lusk (1833-1893)59
George Harley Blackman (1838-1916)George Blackman (1809-bef1888)Susannah Raven (1820-1905)78
Reginald Alwyn Bowden (1888-1916)George William Boyce Bowden (1848-1938)Mary Gordon Andrews (c1851-1918)28
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10987 people lived in 1916

Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Blanche Edith Abbott (1885-1932)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1891-1965)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)
Thomas Henry Abbott (1870-1954)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Elijah H. Abel (1815-1882)Mary Stark (1840-1926)
Ethel Louise Abel (1891-1973)Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Amorette Eliza Avery (1868-1939)
Alexander Abel-Smith (1904-1980)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Henry Abel Smith (1900-1993)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Frederick Abercrombie (1836-1916)Annie Utting (c1850-)
Pál Abonyi (1907-c1980)
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Events of the year 1916 at FamilypediaEdit

124 people were married in 1916.

 Joined with
Lillie Ard (1886-1968)James Kennedy (1833-1911)+James Benjamin Kennedy (1857-1936)
Alice May Avard (1892-1954)Victor Thomas Osborne (1893-1955)
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)
Charles John Botfield (1888-1973)Beatrice Pearl Martin (1882-1970)
Derkje Boveree (1880-1955)Gerrit Jan de Winter (1878-1945)
Albert Ernest Bowen (1875-1953)Aletha Ellen Reeder (1875-1905) + Emma Lucy Gates (1880-1951)
Rose Constance Bowes-Lyon (1890-1967)William Spencer Leveson-Gower, 4th Earl Granville (1880-1953)
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There were 0 military battles in 1916.

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